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prodigal

adjective

prodigal

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of prodigal

  1. someone who spends money freely or foolishly the million-dollar lottery winner was such a prodigal that his windfall was exhausted after only a few years Synonyms fritterer, high roller, profligate, spender, spendthrift, squanderer, waster, wastrel Related Words dissipate Near Antonyms cheapskate, miser, niggard, piker, scrooge, skinflint, tightwad; conserver, saver Antonyms economizer, penny-pincher


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