prodigal son

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Etymology[edit]

With reference to Luke 15:11–32.

Noun[edit]

prodigal son ‎(plural prodigal sons)

  1. Someone who returns home from travelling, especially having repented of former extravagant behaviour.
  2. A marine fish, the cobia.

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