prodigious

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From French prodigieux, from Latin prodigiosus (unnatural, strange, wonderful, marvelous), from prodigium (an omen, portent, monster).

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prodigious (comparative more prodigious, superlative most prodigious)

  1. Very big in size or quantity; gigantic; colossal; huge.
  2. extraordinarily exciting or amazing
  3. (obsolete) ominous, portentous

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