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noun [countable] literary     prodigal pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
singularprodigal son
pluralprodigal sons

or prodigal son     prodigal son pronunciation in British English

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  1. someone who leaves home and does a lot of things that people do not approve of but still receives a very friendly welcome when they return home
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a person who has or claims to have a lot of influence

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