prodigious

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  • We cannot think of any similar example of such prodigious mental and physical energy. Cited from The Old Coast Road, from Boston to Plymouth by Agnes Rothery
  • He has performed a prodigious amount of labor since they last met. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 77, March, 1864, by Various
  • Why should the upper part of the voice require such prodigious effort? Cited from The Head Voice and Other Problems, by D. A. Clippinger
  • Its arms were as long as its body, while its legs were prodigious. Cited from A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, by Jules Verne
  • This prodigious amount of writing, together with many other activities, made his life a full one. Cited from The Story of Cooperstown, by Ralph Birdsall
  • In addition, he only wanted a father that was extremely prodigious because it would help him.
  • Her output since has been prodigious and she continues her work today.
  • Work from throughout her prodigious career is included in important museum collections across the world.
  • The heat has been prodigious, but I am a good deal better. Cited from Letters from Egypt, by Lucie Duff Gordon
  • He found him amongst his books, of which the number was prodigious. Cited from Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3), by Isaac D'Israeli
  • Two prodigious arms had closed upon her and crushed the life out of her. Cited from The Ape, the Idiot & Other People, by W. C. Morrow
  • If your strength and wind are of average quality, you can keep up for a prodigious time at that. Cited from Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks, by Bracebridge Hemyng
  • These were prodigious affairs in which he thought nothing of showing a hundred pictures, sometimes more.
  • Although four of us remained, the gap in our number appeared prodigious. Cited from A Court of Inquiry, by Grace S. Richmond
  • He was involved in a very wide range of projects and his output was prodigious.
  • His memory was prodigious, so that accurate and wide information was at his ready command.
  • The first takes place within the diocese where the prodigious event happened.
  • With something red behind these, the effect would be prodigious. Cited from A Jolly Fellowship, by Frank R. Stockton
  • He also amassed a prodigious collection of military literature during his research and teaching.
  • You'll make a prodigious fortune; if we cannot find our account in one world we shall in another. Cited from Candide, by Voltaire
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