Part of speech:
Exceeding the bounds of something; roving; hence, foreign.
The definition of dissipated is scattered or wasted.
Given to or characterized by reckless waste; wildly extravagant:
Not moderate; without restraint; unreasonable, excessive, etc.
Careless in handling money; wasteful.
Characterized by abundance, luxuriance, splendor, etc.
Not providing for the future; thriftless.
Showing a lack of consideration:
Showing arrogant or offhand disregard; dismissive:
Exposed to the wind and sea; unsheltered.
Bearing something valuable, especially a gift; provided with whatever is needed.
Tending or likely to cause destruction
Violating acceptable rules or standards, as of behavior.
At the cost of great effort, damage, sacrifice, etc.
The definition of spendthrift is wasteful or extravagant.
The definition of economical is something cost effective that is a good value, or someone who doesn't waste, or who is frugal and doesn't spend more than necessary.
Practicing or marked by the practice of thrift; wisely economical.
Acting or working in a thoughtful, painstaking way
Being more than is usual, required, or permitted:
The definition of stingy is someone or something that is not generous.
Characterized by excessive or imprudent spending
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