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Synonyms for prodigiousprəˈdɪdʒ əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. colossal, prodigious, stupendous(adj)

    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, olympian, stupendous, surpassing, portentous, colossal, exceeding, exceptional

    ordinary, small, insignificant, little, unimportant

  2. portentous, prodigious(adj)

    of momentous or ominous significance

    "such a portentous...monster raised all my curiosity"- Herman Melville; "a prodigious vision"

    prodigious, olympian, stupendous, foreboding(a), portentous, fateful, colossal, surpassing, overblown, grandiloquent, pontifical, pompous, exceeding, exceptional

    little, ordinary, small, insignificant, unimportant

  3. exceeding, exceptional, olympian, prodigious, surpassing(adj)

    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"

    especial(a), olympian, stupendous, surpassing, particular(a), colossal, portentous, exceeding, exceptional(a), majestic, transcendent, exceptional, special, prodigious

    little, ordinary, small, insignificant, unimportant


  1. prodigious(adjective)

    gigantic, huge, colossal, enormous, Ruthian

  2. prodigious(adjective)

    Very big in size or quantity; gigantic; colossal; huge.

    huge, Ruthian, colossal, enormous, gigantic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prodigious(a.)

    marvellous, wonderful, portentous, amazing, astonishing, surprising, astounding, strange, startling, extraordinary, uncommon, wondrous, miraculous, very strange, unheard of

  2. prodigious(a.)

    enormous, monstrous, huge

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