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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Excessive spending; The trait of spending extravagantly.

Usage examples (34)
  • Has she not bestowed on him every gift in prodigality?
  • 83 But this vain prodigality, which the prudence of Diocletian might justly despise, was enjoyed with surprise and transport by the Roman people.
  • His prodigality is a science fiction.
  • This, then, is the sense in which we take the word 'prodigality'. for more
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