scattergood

noun
scat·​ter·​good | \ ˈska-tər-ˌgu̇d How to pronounce scattergood (audio) \

Definition of scattergood

: a wasteful person : spendthrift

First Known Use of scattergood

1577, in the meaning defined above

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“Scattergood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scattergood. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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