child prodigy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n child prodigy a prodigy whose talents are recognized at an early age "Mozart was a child prodigy"
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Usage

In literature:

Marx's strength was prodigious, and he juggled hundreds, and toyed with thousands, of pounds as a child plays with a rattle.
"The Miracle Mongers, an Exposé" by Harry Houdini
A child prince, exposed to flattery, runs the risk of thinking himself a prodigy.
"The Duchess of Berry and the Court of Charles X" by Imbert De Saint-Amand
The enthusiasm he had aroused as a child prodigy was not awarded to the matured musician.
"The World's Great Men of Music" by Harriette Brower
Blaise Pascal, a French mathematician, physicist, and religious philosopher, was a child prodigy.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Ann Shepard Mounsey (1811-91), afterward Mrs. Bartholomew, a sister of Elizabeth, is mentioned by Spohr as a child prodigy.
"Woman's Work in Music" by Arthur Elson
Child prodigies are sufficiently numerous to frequently trouble the thinker with the problem of heredity.
"Reincarnation" by Th. Pascal
I do not forget either the mentally deficient or the prodigies among child calculators, etc.
"Lola" by Henny Kindermann
He pitied her and all child prodigies.
"The Bill-Toppers" by Andre Castaigne
In music, with the exception of a few child-prodigies, we hardly find personal creation before the age of twelve or thirteen.
"Essay on the Creative Imagination" by Th. Ribot
So He said "Do it again" every time the sun had completed its course, and laughed prodigiously, and behaved like a happy child.
"G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study" by Julius West
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In news:

The Mind of a Child Prodigy.
Here's a list of five traits shared by most child prodigies .
A Sacramento area child prodigy will star in the newest YouTube show Prodigies.
Child prodigy , entertainer, mega-fundraiser.
The Mind of a Child Prodigy .
In his closing argument in the sentencing phase of the trial of Lee Malvo, the lead prosecutor compared Mr Malvo on Monday to child prodigies gifted in music or athletics.
Han-Na Chang, a 24-year-old cellist from Korea, weathered her years as child prodigy well.
The child prodigy that had the hit song One Voice back in the early 2000s.
Pianist Peter Serkin, a child prodigy himself, introduces the young and very gifted string players violinist Madalyn Parnas , 20, and sister cellist Cicely Parnas , 18.
Wayne Newton was a musical child prodigy at age 5 in Norfolk, Va.
Five ingredients for a child prodigy (+video).
An impressive collection of original artwork by child prodigy Autumn de Forest will be on exhibition and available for acquisition at Onessimo Fine Art (4530 PGA Boulevard) in Palm Beach Gardens.
Kerri is talking to Andrew Solomon, author of Far From the Tree, about child prodigies tomorrow morning.
Kids With Autism and Child Prodigies May Share Certain Traits.
She's being called a child prodigy.
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