Translation of "prodigy" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈprɒd.ɪ.dʒi/ us /ˈprɑː.də-/

someone with a very great ability that usually shows itself when that person is a young child

The 16-year-old tennis prodigy is the youngest player ever to reach the Olympic finals.
He read in the paper about a mathematical prodigy who was attending university at the age of twelve.
→ See also child prodigy

(Translation of “prodigy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈprodidʒi/ (plural prodigies)

something strange and wonderful

A very clever child is sometimes called a child prodigy
prodigies of nature.

(Translation of “prodigy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)