infant prodigy


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infant prodigy

n
an exceptionally talented child
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.infant prodigy - a prodigy whose talents are recognized at an early age; "Mozart was a child prodigy"
child, kid, minor, nipper, tiddler, youngster, tike, shaver, small fry, nestling, fry, tyke - a young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
prodigy - an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration; "she is a chess prodigy"
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He must share the infant prodigy he had discovered.
What boastful father in the fulness of his heart ever related such wonders of his infant prodigy, as Kit never wearied of telling Barbara in the evening time, concerning little Jacob?
Leaving their home town of Boring they ride in Solly's donkey cart filled with "Old Mother Rust's unmentionables." Along the way they pick up the Infant Prodigy and devise "a fool proof" plan to free Prudence's father.
It involved, to some degree, not only the recognition of the infant prodigy as a child, but also the construction of a loose consensus of what defined childhood.
Christopher Lloyd will talk about infant prodigy portrait painter Sir Thomas Lawrence who became third president of the Royal Academy.
Having an infant prodigy in the family is not easy, nor, probably, is being one.
Morghim, foaled unusually late coming into the world the day before the 2003 Derby, turned into an infant prodigy when making a winning debut.

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