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profligate

adjective

profligate

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of profligate

  1. 1 someone who spends money freely or foolishly a profligate who could not really afford the grand style he maintained at Monticello, Jefferson died deeply in debt Synonyms of profligate fritterer, high roller, prodigal, spender, spendthrift, squanderer, waster, wastrelWords Related to profligate dissipateNear Antonyms of profligate cheapskate, miser, niggard, piker, scrooge, skinflint, tightwad; conserver, saverAntonyms of profligate economizer, penny-pincher

  2. 2 a person who has sunk below the normal moral standard a drunken profligate, he was given to wretched excess in every aspect of his life Synonyms of profligate backslider, debauchee, debaucher, decadent, deviate, libertine, perv, pervert, degenerate, rake, rakehell, ripWords Related to profligate bankrupt, delinquent, derelict, incorrigible; blackguard, cad, heel, knave, miscreant, rascal, reprobate, rogue, scoundrel, villain; lecher, playboy, playgirl, satyrNear Antonyms of profligate saint



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