Meaning of “profligate” in the English Dictionary

"profligate" in British English

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profligateadjective

uk /ˈprɒf.lɪ.ɡət/ us /ˈprɑː.flɪ.ɡət/ formal

(Definition of “profligate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"profligate" in American English

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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)

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