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wastrel

noun

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someone who spends money freely or foolishly
  • the black sheep of the family, he ended up being a wastrel and a drunkard

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The first known use of wastrel was circa 1841

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“Wastrel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wastrel. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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