Noun: prodigy pró-di-jee
- An unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration
"she is a chess prodigy"
- A sign of something about to happen
- omen, portent, presage, prognostic, prognostication
- An impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality
"the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valour"
Derived forms: prodigies
Type of: augury, brain, brainbox [Brit], brainiac [N. Amer], Einstein, example, exemplar, foretoken, genius, good example, mastermind, model, preindication, sign
Encyclopedia: Prodigy Prodigy, The