Prodigalize Prod"i*gal*ize, v. i. To act as a prodigal; to spend liberally. --Sherwood. [1913 Webster]

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  • Prodigalize — Prod i*gal*ize, v. t. To expend lavishly. Ld. Lytton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • prodigalize — index dissipate (expend foolishly) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • prodigalize — prod·i·gal·ize || prÉ‘dɪgÉ™laɪz / prÉ’d v. waste money, squander money; act as a prodigal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prodigalize — prod·i·gal·ize …   English syllables

  • prodigalize — ˈprädə̇gəˌlīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) : to expend extravagantly …   Useful english dictionary

  • dissipate — dis·si·pate / di sə ˌpāt/ vt pat·ed, pat·ing: to use (marital assets) for one s own benefit and to the exclusion of one s spouse for a purpose unrelated to the marriage at a time when the marriage is undergoing an irretrievable breakdown… …   Law dictionary

  • spend — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. disburse, pay out, ex pend; consume, exhaust; pass, employ. See ejection, waste. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To expend] Syn. consume, deplete, waste, dispense, contribute, donate, give, liquidate,… …   English dictionary for students

  • squander — [v] fritter away, use up be prodigal with, be wasteful, blow*, cash out*, consume, dissipate, expend, frivol, frivol away, go through, lavish, misspend, misuse, prodigalize, put out*, run through, scatter, spend, spend like water*, spring for*,… …   New thesaurus

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