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- Wasteful, improvident or profligate.
- Lavish or extravagant.
2017 May 13, Barney Ronay, “Antonio Conte’s brilliance has turned Chelsea’s pop-up team into champions”, in the Guardian:
- This feels like a significant league title in more ways than one. It is now 14 years since Roman Abramovich emerged as an spendthrift presence in west London.
wasteful, improvident, profligate
spendthrift (plural spendthrifts)
- See also Wikisaurus:spendthrift
someone who spends money wastefully