To better see all uses of the word
prodigious
in
Brave New World
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
prodigious
Used In
Brave New World
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • By which time the original egg was in a fair way to becoming anything from eight to ninety-six embryos– a prodigious improvement, you will agree, on nature.
  • The noise of that prodigious slap by which her departure was accelerated was like a pistol shot.
  • And seizing the reporter by the shoulder, he spun him round (the young man revealed himself invitingly well-covered), aimed and, with all the force and accuracy of a champion foot-and-mouth-baller, delivered a most prodigious kick.

  • There are no more uses of "prodigious" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • As a child, Mozart had a prodigious talent.
  • It is the most prodigious project of her career so far.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading