Synonyms and Antonyms of squandering
given to spending money freely or foolishly the nightclub's ridiculous prices seem geared to squandering revelers with more money than sense Synonyms of squandering extravagant, high-rolling, profligate, spendthrift, prodigal, thriftless, unthrifty, wastefulWords Related to squandering 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 squandering 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 squandering conserving, economical, economizing, frugal, penny-pinching, scrimping, skimping, thrifty
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