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Synonyms for profligate
ˈprɒf lɪ gɪt, -ˌgeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rake, rakehell, profligate, rip, blood, roue(noun)

    a dissolute man in fashionable society

    Synonyms:
    rent, pitch, rakehell, parentage, blood line, snag, crosscurrent, lineage, roue, stock, rip, ancestry, stemma, descent, pedigree, riptide, line of descent, blood, tide rip, line, slant, squanderer, rake, origin, split, countercurrent, bloodline, tear, prodigal

    Antonyms:
    thrifty, moral

  2. prodigal, profligate, squanderer(adj)

    a recklessly extravagant consumer

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

    Antonyms:
    moral, thrifty

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

    recklessly wasteful

    "prodigal in their expenditures"

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

    Antonyms:
    moral, thrifty

  4. debauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, profligate, riotous, fast(adj)

    unrestrained by convention or morality

    "Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society"; "deplorably dissipated and degraded"; "riotous living"; "fast women"

    Synonyms:
    luxuriant, loyal, sporting, quick, profuse, riotous, debauched, devalued, lush, extravagant, fast, dissolute, turbulent, libertine, truehearted, card-playing, disruptive, debased, tumultuous, betting, degraded, fast(a), flying, troubled, dissipated, exuberant, spendthrift, degenerate, immobile, prodigal, firm

    Antonyms:
    thrifty, moral

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. profligate

    Synonyms:
    abandoned, depraved, dissolute, degenerate, corrupt, vicious, shameless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. profligate(a.)

    Synonyms:
    depraved, corrupt, dissolute, corrupted, very wicked, graceless, very vicious, shameless, abandoned

  2. profligate(n.)

    Synonyms:
    debauchee, rake, libertine, man of pleasure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    wasteful, lavish

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Translations for profligate

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  • libertinoSpanish
  • tuhlaavainen, paheellinenFinnish
  • erkölcstelen, feslett, tékozlóHungarian
  • անառակArmenian
  • borosIndonesian
  • dissolutoItalian
  • 방탕자Korean
  • расточительный, развратный, транжир, распутник, мот, распутный, расточитель, развратник, неэкономныйRussian
  • utsvävandeSwedish

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