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Synonyms for prodigal
ˈprɒd ɪ gəlprodi·gal

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Wiktionary

  1. prodigaladjective

    Antonyms:
    frugal

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prodigal

    Synonyms:
    bountiful, free, generous, liberal, munificent, wasteful

    Antonyms:
    avaricious, close, covetous, greedy, miserly, niggardly, parsimonious, penurious, rapacious, sordid, stingy

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prodigal

    Synonyms:
    lavish, profuse, extravagant, reckless, wasteful, squandering, improvident

    Antonyms:
    frugal, saving, hoarding, economical, niggardly, miserly, close, closefisted

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prodigal, profligate, squandereradjective

    a recklessly extravagant consumer

    Synonyms:
    profligate, rip, squanderer, roue, blood, rakehell, rake

    Antonyms:
    thrifty

  2. extravagant, prodigal, profligate, spendthriftadjective

    recklessly wasteful

    "prodigal in their expenditures"

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

    Antonyms:
    thrifty

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prodigaladjective

    Synonyms:
    wasteful, lavish, extravagant, profuse, too liberal

  2. prodigalnoun

    Synonyms:
    spendthrift, waster, squanderer

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prodigaladjective

    Synonyms:
    wasteful, extravagant, lavish, profuse

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How to use prodigal in a sentence?

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    We have the concept of the prodigal son on Earth. But what if the devil applies the same in heaven. To be forgiven for going against the laws of God.

  2. Hannah More:

    Love never reasons, but profusely gives; it gives like a thoughtless prodigal its all, and then trembles least it has done to little.

  3. Vance Havner:

    If they had a social gospel in the days of the prodigal son, somebody would have given him a bed and a sandwich and he never would have gone home.

  4. Ulisses Soares:

    Fill your hearts with compassion, run to them, fall on their neck, and kiss them, like the father of the prodigal son did.

  5. Ben Jonson:

    The covetous man never has money. The prodigal will have none shortly.

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