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Synonyms for profligacy
ˈprɒf lɪ gə siprofli·ga·cy

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Wiktionary

  1. profligacynoun

    Synonyms:
    profligateness

  2. profligacynoun

    Careless wastefulness.

    Synonyms:
    profligateness

  3. profligacynoun

    Shameless and immoral behaviour.

    Synonyms:
    profligateness

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. profligacy

    Synonyms:
    shamelessness, dissoluteness, depravity, reprobation

    Antonyms:
    virtue, probity, integrity, principle, conscientiousness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. extravagance, prodigality, profligacynoun

    the trait of spending extravagantly

    Synonyms:
    lavishness, licentiousness, extravagance, highlife, dissolution, high life, extravagancy, looseness, dissipation, prodigality

  2. profligacy, dissipation, dissolution, licentiousness, loosenessnoun

    dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure

    Synonyms:
    looseness, waste, adjournment, prodigality, dissipation, dissolution, wastefulness, diarrhea, play, looseness of the bowels, dissolving, licentiousness, extravagance, wantonness, breakup, diarrhoea, disintegration

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  1. List of paraphrases for "profligacy":

    debauchery, waste, wastage

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Translations for profligacy

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  • VerschwendungGerman
  • spreco, sperpero, sregolatezza, dissolutezzaItalian
  • roekeloosheid, losbandigheid, verspillingDutch
  • rozrzutnośćPolish
  • licenciosidade, devassidão, libertinagem, desperdício, prodigalidade, esbanjamentoPortuguese
  • расточительность, распутствоRussian

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