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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who uses money prodigally adj. - Recklessly wasteful.

Usage examples (34)
  • Let's hope so ...... the spendthrift is bankrupting the country.
  • To start with, his popular reputation as a careless spendthrift is untrue.
  • I voted for McGinn and the notion that he's the fiscally responsible one and Dively's a spendthrift is moronic. sister Loura
  • He has been described as a spendthrift and gambler, and as one scarcely honest in his extravagance and gambling. for more
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