toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

prodigy
used in Julius Caesar

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality

or:

a child prodigy (someone who is a master of one or more skills or arts at an early age)
  • It may be these apparent prodigies, The unaccustom'd terror of this night, And the persuasion of his augurers May hold him from the Capitol to-day.
    2.1 -- Act 2 Scene 1 -- Rome. BRUTUS'S orchard (60% in)
  • When these prodigies Do so conjointly meet, let not men say "These are their reasons; they are natural"; For I believe they are portentous things Unto the climate that they point upon.
    1.3 -- Act 1 Scene 3 -- The same. A street (18% in)

There are no more uses of "prodigy" in Julius Caesar.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®