big spender


: a person who spends lots of money
The restaurant gives the big spenders special treatment.

Examples of big spender in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The company is a relatively big spender on lobbying, especially for its size. Rachel Cohrs, STAT, 22 Feb. 2024 In other campaign news … Hey, big spender: The main pro-Biden super PAC, Future Forward, is launching a $250 million ad buy, per the New York Times. Bridget Bowman, NBC News, 30 Jan. 2024 Different Package Sizes Not everyone’s a big spender. Sponsored Content, The Mercury News, 19 Jan. 2024 Craft wasn't the only big spender who fell short Tuesday. Ben Kamisar, NBC News, 17 May 2023 Craft has been the big spender in this high-stakes primary, where the winner will go on to face Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear. Ben Kamisar, NBC News, 4 May 2023 And Scott's bid has also been boosted by his own supportive super PAC that's expected to be a big spender in the primary. Ben Kamisar, NBC News, 12 June 2023 That’s been the Dolphins’ reputation during Steve Ross’ decade-long tenure as the owner, and the big-bidding legacy has been intentional because Ross believes a reputation as a big spender usually gets Miami a seat at the negotiating table. Omar Kelly,, 11 Mar. 2022 Republicans, however, see a big spender who blundered into a migrant crisis at the southern border. W. James Antle Iii, Washington Examiner, 29 Apr. 2021

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“Big spender.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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