Sentence Examples

  • Girolamo was a precocious child, with an early passion for learning.
  • Aldo himself, though a precocious student, a scholar of no mean ability, and a publisher of some distinction, was the least remarkable of the three men who gave books to the public under the old Aldine ensign.
  • Trained in a hard school, he showed a precocious aptitude for war and government.
  • He was a precocious boy, learning Latin at three, reading Greek at four, and writing sermons at seven.
  • The boy came back to Eton a precocious rake.