Sentence Examples

  • He took the prodigious leap.
  • He had many prodigious diving feats.
  • He had a prodigious appetite, being able to consume nine pounds of steak at a meal.
  • The wheels, called naoura, are of the most primitive construction, made of rough branches of trees, with palm leaf paddles, rude clay vessels being slung on the outer edge to catch the water, of which they raise a prodigious amount, only a comparatively small part of which, however, is poured into the aqueducts on top of the dams. These latter are exceedingly picturesque, often consisting of a series of well-built Gothic arches, and give a peculiar character to the scenery; but they are also great impediments to navigation.
  • He had to take prodigious quantities of Paracetamol for his spinal pain.

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