Dictionary

extravagancy

noun ex·trav·a·gan·cy \-gən(t)-sē\
plural ex·trav·a·gan·cies

Definition of EXTRAVAGANCY

Examples of EXTRAVAGANCY

  1. <warned their spendthrift daughter that she would eventually pay the price for her extravagancy>

First Known Use of EXTRAVAGANCY

1625

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: extravagantPrevious Word in the Dictionary: extravaganceAll Words Near: extravagancy
May 24, 2015
erudite Hear it
learned or pedantic
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears