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extravagance

ex·trav·a·gance

extravagance

pronunciation:
ihk strae v gns
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of spending excessively or imprudently.
antonyms:
economy, prudence, thrift
similar words:
profusion
definition 2: something done or bought at excessive or unjustified cost.
antonyms:
economy
similar words:
superfluity
definition 3: an excessive or unrestrained act, idea, statement, or the like.