Profligately
Profligately \Prof"li*gate*ly\, adv. In a profligate manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • profligately — adverb see profligate I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • profligately — See profligacy. * * * …   Universalium

  • profligately — adverb In a profligate manner …   Wiktionary

  • profligately — prÉ‘flɪgÉ™tlɪ / prÉ’f adv. extravagantly, wastefully, squanderingly; promiscuously, wantonly, in a depraved manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • profligately — prof·li·gate·ly …   English syllables

  • profligately — adverb in a dissolute way • Syn: ↑dissolutely • Derived from adjective: ↑dissolute (for: ↑dissolutely), ↑profligate …   Useful english dictionary

  • profligate — profligately, adv. profligateness, n. /prof li git, gayt /, adj. 1. utterly and shamelessly immoral or dissipated; thoroughly dissolute. 2. recklessly prodigal or extravagant. n. 3. a profligate person. [1525 35; < L profligatus broken down in… …   Universalium

  • dissolutely — adverb in a dissolute way • Syn: ↑profligately • Derived from adjective: ↑dissolute, ↑profligate (for: ↑profligately) …   Useful english dictionary

  • profligate — I. adjective Etymology: Latin profligatus, from past participle of profligare to strike down, from pro forward, down + fligare (akin to fligere to strike); akin to Greek phlibein to squeeze Date: 1647 1. completely given up to dissipation and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Public management — considers that government and non profit administration resembles private sector management in some important ways. As such, there are management tools appropriate in public and in private domains, tools that maximize efficiency and effectiveness …   Wikipedia

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