child prodigy

child prodigies
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A child prodigy is a child with a very great talent.

She was a child prodigy, giving concerts before she was a teenager.


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  • child prodigy — n a child who is unusually skilful at doing something such as playing a musical instrument …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • child prodigy — noun count a child who is extremely skillful at something that usually only adults can do …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Child prodigy — Wunderkind redirects here. For the Alanis Morissette song, see Wunderkind (song). Israeli conductor and pianist Daniel Barenboim, age 11, with Conductor Moshe Lustig and the Gadna Symphonic orchestra 1953 A child prodigy is someone who, at an… …   Wikipedia

  • child prodigy — noun a prodigy whose talents are recognized at an early age Mozart was a child prodigy • Syn: ↑infant prodigy, ↑wonder child • Hypernyms: ↑prodigy, ↑child, ↑kid, ↑youngster, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • child prodigy — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms child prodigy : singular child prodigy plural child prodigies a child who is extremely skilful at something that usually only adults can do …   English dictionary

  • child prodigy — child genius, very intelligent child …   English contemporary dictionary

  • child prodigy — noun (C) a child who is unusually skilful at doing something such as playing a musical instrument …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • child prodigy — noun A talented person who achieves great success at an early age; a wunderkind …   Wiktionary

  • prodigy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. phenomenon; wonder, marvel, miracle; monster; curiosity, sight, spectacle; precocious child, child prodigy, boy or girl wonder, wiz kid (inf.). See unconformity, skill. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A… …   English dictionary for students

  • Prodigy — NOTOC Prodigy may refer to: * Child prodigy, an individual who is a master of one or more skills or arts at an early age In music * The Prodigy, a British electronic music group ** Moog Prodigy, the synthesiser from which the group got its name * …   Wikipedia


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