Meaning of “prodigy” in the English Dictionary

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"prodigy" in British English

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prodigynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈprɒd.ɪ.dʒi/ us /ˈprɑː.də.dʒi/

(Definition of “prodigy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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prodigynoun [ C ]

us /ˈprɑd·ɪ·dʒi/

a child who shows a great ability at a young age:

a child prodigy on the piano

(Definition of “prodigy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)