Sentence Examples


  • You have profited by their toil to lead a profligate life.
  • In the early years of his father's pontificate he led a profligate life at the Vatican.
  • In a profligate age William was distinguished by the purity of his married life, by temperate habits and by a sincere piety.
  • Though a man of profligate and arrogant character, he enjoyed a great reputation as a teacher; Quintilian and Persius are said to have been his pupils.
  • The Scottish hierarchy, by this time corrupt and even profligate, saw the twofold danger and met it firmly.