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English Dictionary: prodigality by the DICT Development Group
2 results for prodigality
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. the trait of spending extravagantly [syn: extravagance, prodigality, profligacy]
  2. excessive spending
    Synonym(s): extravagance, prodigality, lavishness, highlife, high life
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Prodigality \Prod`i*gal"i*ty\, n. [F. prodigalit[82], L.
      prodigalitas. See {Prodigal}.]
      Extravagance in expenditure, particularly of money; excessive
      liberality; profusion; waste; -- opposed to {frugality},
      {economy}, and {parsimony}.[bd]The prodigality of his
      wit.[b8] --Dryden.
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