- I(Roget's IV) n.1. [Extravagance]Syn. wastefulness, dissipation, squandering; see waste 1 .2. [Plenty]3. [Generosity]Syn. largess, munificence, openhandedness; see generosity 1 .II(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun 1. Excessive or imprudent expenditure: extravagance, extravagancy, prodigality, profligacy, profuseness, profusion, squander, waste, wastefulness. See CAREFUL, SAVE. 2. The quality or state of being generous: big-heartedness, bounteousness, bountifulness, freehandedness, generosity, generousness, great-heartedness, large-heartedness, liberality, magnanimity, magnanimousness, munificence, openhandedness unselfishness, unsparingness. See GIVE.
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Lavishness — Lav ish*ness, n. The quality or state of being lavish. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
lavishness — noun /ˈlæv.ɪʃ.nɪs,ˈlæv.ɪʃ.nəs/ The property of being lavish. No one could question the lavishness of his parties, the good taste was a different matter … Wiktionary
lavishness — lavish ► ADJECTIVE 1) sumptuously rich, elaborate, or luxurious. 2) giving or given in profusion. ► VERB (usu. lavish on) ▪ give or spend in abundant or extravagant quantities. DERIVATIVES lavishly adverb lavishness noun … English terms dictionary
lavishness — noun see lavish I … New Collegiate Dictionary
lavishness — See lavisher. * * * … Universalium
lavishness — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, abundance, affluence, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplitude, avalanche, bonanza, bountifulness, bountiousness, brilliance, bumper crop, carpe diem, conspicuous consumption, copiousness, deluge,… … Moby Thesaurus
lavishness — lavÂ·ishÂ·ness || lÃ¦vÉªÊƒnÉªs n. extravagance, wastefulness; exorbitant spending; generosity … English contemporary dictionary
lavishness — n 1. generosity, bounty, largess, open handedness, liberality, munificence; hospitality, unselfishness, big heartedness, great heartedness. 64 52. extravagance, profligacy, improvidence, prodigality, thriftlessness, immoderation, intemperance,… … A Note on the Style of the synonym finder
lavishness — lav·ish·ness … English syllables
lavishness — noun 1. the quality possessed by something that is excessively expensive • Syn: ↑luxury, ↑sumptuosity, ↑sumptuousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑sumptuous (for: ↑sumptuousness), ↑ … Useful english dictionary