Possible Results:
pródigos
-spendthrifts
Masculine pluralofpródigo(noun)
pródigos
-wasteful
Masculine pluralofpródigo(adjective)

pródigo

pródigo(
proh
-
dee
-
goh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (squandering)
a. wasteful
Joaquín es pródigo y siempre compra más comida de la que necesitamos.Joaquin is wasteful and always buys more food than we need.
b. prodigal
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
El gobierno fue acusado de subir los impuestos para compensar sus propios gastos pródigos.The government was accused of raising taxes to offset its own prodigal spending.
c. extravagant
Marina siempre ha sido pródiga cuando se trata de comprar ropa.Marina has always been extravagant when it comes to buying clothes.
2. (giving)
a. lavish
La pródiga anfitriona preparó un banquete para los invitados.The lavish hostess prepared a banquet for the guests.
b. generous
Tenemos un tío pródigo que siempre nos llena de regalos.We have a generous uncle who always showers us with gifts.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
3. (squandering person)
a. spendthrift
¡Deja de ser un pródigo! No necesitas tres televisores en tu casa.Stop being a spendthrift! You don't need three televisions in your house.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
pródigo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (derrochador)
a. extravagant
el hijo pródigothe prodigal son
2. (generoso)
a. generous, lavish
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
3. (general)
a. spendthrift
pródigoa pródiga
adjective
1 (exuberante) bountiful
un año pródigo en acontecimientos
un discurso pródigo en citas bíblicas a discourse rich in biblical quotations
este país no es pródigo en poetas
fui tan pródigo en los pormenores que ... I was so lavish in o with details that ...; la pródiga naturaleza bountiful nature
2 (generoso) lavish; generous;de with
ser pródigo de sus talentos to be generous in offering one's talents
3 (derrochador) prodigal; wasteful
hijo pródigo prodigal son
(derrochador) spendthrift; prodigal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Machine Translators
Translate prodigos using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict