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prod•i•gal



Pronunciation: (prod'i-gul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/prodigal.html on line 75 [key]
adj.
1. wastefully or recklessly extravagant: prodigal expenditure.
2. giving or yielding profusely; lavish (usually fol. by of or with): prodigal of smiles; prodigal with money.
3. lavishly abundant; profuse: nature's prodigal resources.

n.
a person who spends, or has spent, his or her money or substance with wasteful extravagance; spendthrift.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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