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prodigal

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  • adjwasteful
  • adjluxurious, profuse
  • nounperson who spends a lot
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Synonyms for prodigal

adj wasteful
  • profligate
  • spendthrift
  • squandering
  • wanton
  • dissipated
  • excessive
  • extravagant
  • immoderate
  • improvident
  • intemperate
  • lavish
  • reckless

Antonyms for prodigal

  • careful
  • moral
  • nice
  • modest
  • poor
  • thrifty
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More words related to prodigal

abounding

adjective. plentiful
  • abundant
  • bountiful
  • copious
  • filled
  • flush
  • plenteous
  • prodigal
  • profuse
  • prolific
  • replete
  • teeming

black sheep

noun. disgraceful person
  • ne'er-do-well
  • outcast
  • pariah
  • prodigal
  • reject
  • reprobate

excessive

adjective. too much; overdone

extravagant

adjective. indulgent, wasteful

exuberant

adjective. profuse

failure

noun. person who does not succeed
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