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

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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excessive, extravagant, exuberant, overweeningadjective

    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, spendthriftadjective

    recklessly wasteful

    "prodigal in their expenditures"

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

    Antonyms:
    thrifty, restrained

Editors Contribution

  1. expensive taste

    Submitted by anonymous on February 24, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. extravagantadjective

    Synonyms:
    excessive, inordinate, exorbitant, unreasonable, preposterous

  2. extravagantadjective

    Synonyms:
    irregular, wild, foolish, absurd

  3. extravagantadjective

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. extravagantadjective

    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. 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.


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