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Definición de “prodigal son” en inglés

prodigal son

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
a man or boy who has left his family in order to do something that the family disapprove of and has now returned home feeling sorry for what he has done: figurative Manchester City football club sees the return of the prodigal son tonight with Black once again in the side after a season away.
(Definition of prodigal son from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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