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extravagancy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of extravagancy

  1. the quality or fact of being free or wasteful in the expenditure of money <warned their spendthrift daughter that she would eventually pay the price for her extravagancy> Synonyms extravagance, lavishness, prodigality, profusion, wastefulnessRelated Words conspicuous consumption, splurge; bountifulness, generosity, liberality; improvidence, squandering; indulgence, overindulgence, self-indulgence; excess, immoderacy, overkillNear Antonyms austerity, moderation, restraint, temperanceAntonyms economy, frugality, penny-pinching




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