Associations to the word «Prodigious»


PRODIGIOUS, adjective. Very big in size or quantity; gigantic; colossal; huge.
PRODIGIOUS, adjective. Extraordinarily exciting or amazing
PRODIGIOUS, adjective. (obsolete) ominous, portentous

Dictionary definition

PRODIGIOUS, adjective. So great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe; "colossal crumbling ruins of an ancient temple"; "has a colossal nerve"; "a prodigious storm"; "a stupendous field of grass"; "stupendous demand".
PRODIGIOUS, adjective. Of momentous or ominous significance; "such a raised all my curiosity"- Herman Melville; "a prodigious vision".
PRODIGIOUS, adjective. Far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree; "a night of exceeding darkness"; "an exceptional memory"; "olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy"; "the young Mozart's prodigious talents".

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