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extravagance

noun [C/U]  us   /ɪkˈstræv·ə·ɡəns/
the practice of spending more money than is necessary or reasonable, or something that is expensive and not necessary: [C] In those days, a second car seemed like a needless extravagance.
Translations of “extravagance”
in Korean 낭비…
in Arabic إسراف, بَذَخ…
in Portuguese extravagância…
in Catalan malbaratament…
in Japanese ぜいたく, 浪費…
in Italian stravaganza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奢侈,鋪張, 奢侈品,奢華物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奢侈,铺张, 奢侈品,奢华物…
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