What is another word for extravagant?

Synonyms for extravagant
ɪkˈstræv ə gəntex·trav·a·gant

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term extravagant.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. extravagant

    wild, monstrous, preposterous, absurd, prodigal, wasteful, reckless, excessive, lavish, profuse, abnormal

    sound, sober, consistent, rational, fair, economical, frugal, careful, regular, usual

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excessive, extravagant, exuberant, overweeningadjective

    unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings

    "extravagant praise"; "exuberant compliments"; "overweening ambition"; "overweening greed"

    luxuriant, profuse, lush, overweening, inordinate, riotous, uppity, excessive, high-spirited, unreasonable, ebullient, undue, exuberant, spendthrift, profligate, prodigal

    thrifty, restrained

  2. extravagant, prodigal, profligate, spendthriftadjective

    recklessly wasteful

    "prodigal in their expenditures"

    profligate, excessive, debauched, prodigal, libertine, degraded, riotous, dissolute, fast, dissipated, spendthrift, overweening, exuberant, degenerate

    thrifty, restrained

Editors Contribution

  1. expensive taste

    Submitted by anonymous on February 24, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. extravagantadjective

    excessive, inordinate, exorbitant, unreasonable, preposterous

  2. extravagantadjective

    irregular, wild, foolish, absurd

  3. extravagantadjective

    wasteful, lavish, profuse, prodigal, too liberal, too bountiful

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. extravagantadjective

    wasteful, unthrifty, prodigal, improvident, lavish, wild, immoderate, preposterous, inordinate, exorbitant


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "extravagant":

    outlandish, flamboyant, fanciful, luxurious, wasteful, bizarre, excessive

How to pronounce extravagant?

How to say extravagant in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use extravagant in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    It is always sensible to learn nothing from a man who claims to be happily married and especially when he is an affluent, extravagant and has spent just a couple of years of his wedding.

  2. Daniel Wade:

    It is extravagant. It is absurd, it is absolutely Elvis.

  3. Hazrat Ali Ibn-e-Abi Talib, Nahj-ul-Balagha (Sermons and sayings Compilation):

    Be generous but not extravagant, be frugal but not miserly.

  4. Lucius Beebe:

    New York... Babylon-on-the-Hudson, sinful, extravagant, full of the nervous hilarity of the doomed.

  5. Antonin Scalia:

    Only the most extravagant speculation would lead to the conclusion that the supposedly prejudicial evidence rendered the Carr brothers' joint sentencing proceeding fundamentally unfair.

Translations for extravagant

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for extravagant »


Find a translation for the extravagant synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"extravagant." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 18 Aug. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/extravagant>.

Discuss these extravagant synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for extravagant?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following terms is an antonym of "miserable"?
    • A. measly
    • B. pathetic
    • C. misfortunate
    • D. comfy

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for extravagant: