Marvel vs. Prodigy

Marvel vs. Prodigy — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Marvel and Prodigy

Marvelnoun

One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.

Prodigynoun

A person with exceptional talents or powers

a math prodigy.

Marvelnoun

(Archaic) Strong surprise; astonishment.

Prodigynoun

An act or event so extraordinary or rare as to inspire wonder

"The Spies performed prodigies of activity in clambering over the rooftops and cutting the streamers that fluttered from the chimneys" (George Orwell).

Marvelverb

To become filled with wonder or astonishment.

Prodigynoun

(Archaic) A portentous sign or event; an omen.

Marvelverb

To feel amazement or bewilderment at or about

We marveled that they walked away unhurt from the car accident.

Prodigynoun

An extraordinary thing seen as an omen; a portent.

Marvelnoun

That which causes wonder; a prodigy; a miracle.

Prodigynoun

An extraordinary occurrence or creature; an anomaly, especially a monster; a freak.

Marvelnoun

Wonder, astonishment.

Prodigynoun

An amazing or marvellous thing; a wonder.

Marvelverb

(intransitive) To become filled with wonderment or admiration; to be amazed at something.

Prodigynoun

A wonderful example of something.

Marvelverb

To marvel at.

Prodigynoun

An extremely talented person, especially a child.

Marvelverb

To cause to marvel or be surprised.

Prodigynoun

an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration;

she is a chess prodigy

Marvelnoun

something that causes feelings of wonder;

the wonders of modern science

Prodigynoun

a sign of something about to happen;

he looked for an omen before going into battle

Marvelverb

be amazed at;

We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities

Prodigynoun

an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality;

the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valor

Marvelverb

express astonishment or surprise about something