Synonyms for prodigy

Synonyms for (noun) prodigy

Synonyms: prodigy

Definition: an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality

Usage: the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valor

Similar words: model, example, exemplar, good example

Definition: something to be imitated

Usage: an exemplar of success; a model of clarity; he is the very model of a modern major general


Synonyms: presage, prodigy, prognostic, prognostication, portent, omen

Definition: a sign of something about to happen

Usage: he looked for an omen before going into battle

Similar words: augury, foretoken, sign, preindication

Definition: an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come

Usage: he hoped it was an augury; it was a sign from God


Synonyms: prodigy

Definition: an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration

Usage: she is a chess prodigy

Similar words: genius, brain, brainiac, mastermind, Einstein

Definition: someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality

Usage: Mozart was a child genius; he's smart but he's no Einstein