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profligateadjective

uk   /ˈprɒf.lɪ.ɡət/  us   /ˈprɑː.flɪ-/ formal
(Definition of profligate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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profligateadjective

 us   /ˈprɑf·lɪ·ɡət, -ˌɡeɪt/
wasting something, esp. ​money: profligate ​spending
(Definition of profligate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “profligate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 恣意挥霍的,浪费的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恣意揮霍的,浪費的…
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