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See definition of squanderer on Dictionary.com
  • as inprodigal
  • as inspendthrift
  • as inwastrel

synonyms for squanderer

  • profligate
  • spender
  • spendthrift
  • sport
  • waster
  • wastrel
  • big spender
  • compulsive shopper
  • deep pockets
  • dissipator
  • high roller
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How to use squanderer in a sentence

A hundred people would lend me money, or to any man who has not the reputation of a squanderer.
THE JOURNAL TO STELLAJONATHAN SWIFT
Consider, Fixlein knew that the Rittmeister was a cormorant towards the poor, as he was a squanderer towards the rich.
TRANSLATIONS FROM THE GERMAN (VOL 3 OF 3)THOMAS CARLYLE
He seems to have deviated from the common practice; to have been a hoarder in his first years, and a squanderer in his last.
LIVES OF THE ENGLISH POETS: WALLER, MILTON, COWLEYSAMUEL JOHNSON
I had once been made the subject of a paragraph entitled: "A squanderer of his wife's fortune."
THE CONFESSION OF A FOOLAUGUST STRINDBERG
I squander what is given me, a squanderer with a thousand hands: how could I call that—sacrificing?
THUS SPAKE ZARATHUSTRAFRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE
When it comes to her more valuable products, Nature is not such a reckless squanderer after all.
THROUGH NATURE TO GODJOHN FISKE
No indulgence in petty follies or degrading vices aggravated the offence of the magnificent squanderer.
THE PARISIANS, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
In contact with his own family Walter was no squanderer of words.
ALICE ADAMSBOOTH TARKINGTON
There never was such a squanderer of his own immeasurable riches.
IN THE DAYS OF POOR RICHARDIRVING BACHELLER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SQUANDERER

  • big spender
  • compulsive shopper
  • deep pockets
  • dissipator
  • high roller
  • profligate
  • spender
  • spendthrift
  • sport
  • squanderer
  • waster
  • wastrel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.