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Synonyms for prodigious
prəˈdɪdʒ əsprodi·gious

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Wiktionary

  1. prodigiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    gigantic, huge, colossal, enormous, Ruthian

  2. prodigiousadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    huge, Ruthian, colossal, enormous, gigantic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. colossal, prodigious, stupendousadjective

    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"

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

    Antonyms:
    ordinary, small, insignificant, little, unimportant

  2. portentous, prodigiousadjective

    of momentous or ominous significance

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

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

    Antonyms:
    little, ordinary, small, insignificant, unimportant

  3. exceeding, exceptional, olympian, prodigious, surpassingadjective

    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"

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

    Antonyms:
    little, ordinary, small, insignificant, unimportant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prodigiousadjective

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

  2. prodigiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    enormous, monstrous, huge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "prodigious":

    phenomenal

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How to use prodigious in a sentence?

  1. Virginia:

    One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.

  2. Mark Twain:

    I must have a prodigious quantity of mind it takes me as much as a week, sometimes, to make it up.

  3. E. E. Cummings:

    America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied: America is always on the move. She may be going to Hell, of course, but at least she isn't standing still.

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