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Synonyms for extravagant
ɪkˈstræv ə gənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. excessive, extravagant, exuberant, overweening(adj)

    unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings

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

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

    Antonyms:
    thrifty, restrained

  2. extravagant, prodigal, profligate, spendthrift(adj)

    recklessly wasteful

    "prodigal in their expenditures"

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

    Antonyms:
    thrifty, restrained

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. extravagant

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

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

Editors Contribution

  1. expensive taste

    Submitted by anonymous on February 24, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. extravagant(a.)

    Synonyms:
    excessive, inordinate, exorbitant, unreasonable, preposterous

  2. extravagant(a.)

    Synonyms:
    irregular, wild, foolish, absurd

  3. extravagant(a.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. extravagant(a)

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

    Antonyms:
    thrifty

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "extravagant":

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

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How to use extravagant in a sentence?

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

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

  2. 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.

  3. Janet Jackson:

    It’s beautiful, it’s humbling to be recognized as someone who's had a positive impact, but if I have been fortunate enough to impact others it's only because I, myself, have been greatly impacted by positive people in my life, my mother nourished me with the most extravagant love imaginable, my father, my incredible father, drove me to be the best I can.

  4. Rip Van Winkle:

    We didn't want to change the fundamental DNA of it, but we wanted to grow it and to expand it, because we had more time, more money, more resources, we could give ourselves more extravagant opportunities, like helicopter shots and drone shooting.... [ We could ] just allow ourselves to be a little less reserved, a little bolder in some ways... The goal was to make it feel like the same, but elevated and richer in the design.

  5. Chief Justice John Marshall:

    This is too extravagant to be maintained.

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