thriftlessness

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

thriftless +‎ -ness

Noun[edit]

thriftlessness (uncountable)

  1. The property of being thriftless.
    • 1920, Simon William Straus, History of the Thrift Movement in America, page 52:
      His habits of thriftlessness have made him accustomed to yielding to impulses.

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