scattergood
noun Date: 1577 a wasteful person ; spendthrift

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Scattergood — Scat ter*good , n. One who wastes; a spendthrift. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scattergood — [skat′ərgood΄] n. a wasteful person; spendthrift …   English World dictionary

  • Scattergood — This very interesting surname is of Middle English 13th century origins. It seems to have been widely recorded as far apart as Bedfordshire and Yorkshire, although as both these counties were on the original Great North Road, the prime route… …   Surnames reference

  • scattergood — /skat euhr good /, n. a spendthrift. [1570 80; SCATTER + GOOD] * * * …   Universalium

  • scattergood — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A person who spends money or resources wastefully: prodigal, profligate, spendthrift, waster, wastrel. See SAVE …   English dictionary for students

  • scattergood — scat•ter•good [[t]ˈskæt ərˌgʊd[/t]] n. spendthrift • Etymology: 1570–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • scattergood — /ˈskætəgʊd/ (say skatuhgood) noun → spendthrift (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

  • scattergood — noun someone who spends money prodigally • Syn: ↑spendthrift, ↑spend all, ↑spender • Derivationally related forms: ↑spend (for: ↑spender) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scattergood Friends School — Infobox Private School name = Scattergood Friends School motto = Scattergood Wherever You Go established = 1890 type = Private Boarding religion = Quaker streetaddress = 1951 Delta Ave. city = West Branch state = Iowa zipcode = 52358 country =… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Scattergood — Infobox Old Cricketer nationality = United States country = United States of America country abbrev = USA picture = Henry Scattergood Head Shot.jpg name = Henry Scattergood batting style = Right handed batsman bowling style = FCs = 16 FC runs =… …   Wikipedia

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