extravagancy

noun
ex·​trav·​a·​gan·​cy | \ ik-ˈstra-vi-gən(t)-sē How to pronounce extravagancy (audio) \
plural extravagancies

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Examples of extravagancy in a Sentence

warned their spendthrift daughter that she would eventually pay the price for her extravagancy

First Known Use of extravagancy

1625, in the meaning defined above

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“Extravagancy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/extravagancy. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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