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extravagant

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of extravagant

  1. 1 given to spending money freely or foolishly the billionaire's son is the typically extravagant playboy who hasn't earned any of what he spends Synonyms of extravagant prodigal, high-rolling, profligate, spendthrift, squandering, thriftless, unthrifty, wastefulWords Related to extravagant improvident, myopic, shortsighted; bighearted, bountiful, charitable, freehanded, freehearted, generous, lavish, liberal, munificent, openhanded, openhearted, philanthropic (also philanthropical), unselfish, unsparing, unstinting; careless, heedless, imprudent, incautious, injudicious, unwise; indulgent, reckless, self-indulgent, splurging, wantonNear Antonyms of extravagant cheap, close, closefisted, mean, miserly, niggardly, parsimonious, penurious, pinching, spare, sparing, stingy, stinting, tight, tightfisted; careful, judicious, prudent, sensible, wise; farsighted, forehanded, foreseeing, foresighted, forethoughtful, providentAntonyms of extravagant conserving, economical, economizing, frugal, penny-pinching, scrimping, skimping, thrifty

  2. 2 going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount the book doesn't quite merit the extravagant praise that it has received Synonyms of extravagant baroque, devilish, exorbitant, excessive, extreme, fancy, immoderate, inordinate, insane, intolerable, lavish, overdue, overextravagant, overmuch, overweening, plethoric, steep, stiff, towering, unconscionable, undue, unmercifulWords Related to extravagant boundless, endless, immeasurable, infinite, limitless; unbearable, unjustifiable, unwarranted; improper, inappropriate, thick, unseemly; unrestrainedNear Antonyms of extravagant deficient, inadequate, insufficient; minimal, minimumAntonyms of extravagant middling, moderate, modest, reasonable, temperate

  3. 3 commanding a large price wooed her with an array of extravagant gifts Synonyms of extravagant big-ticket, dear, expensive, costly, high, high-end, high-ticket, precious, premium, priceless, pricey (also pricy), spendy [chiefly Northwest], ultraexpensive, valuableWords Related to extravagant exorbitant, overpriced, prohibitive, sky-high, steep, stiff, unaffordable, uneconomic (or uneconomical), unreasonable; inestimable, invaluable; deluxe, luxurious, sumptuousNear Antonyms of extravagant moderate, reasonable; valueless, worthless; discountedAntonyms of extravagant cheap, inexpensive



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