unthrifty


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Synonyms for unthrifty

reckless, especially in the use of material resources

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of the indolent, the incompetent, the unthrifty, the envious and the
Washing for gold supports the inhabitants of numerous hovels, scattered along the sides of each little rivulet; but, like all those whose gains are uncertain, they are unthrifty in all their habits, and consequently poor.
Suspect coccidiosis in thin, unthrifty goats that are not growing properly, even if you see no diarrhea.
Parasites cause the animals to be unthrifty which may include the loss of weight, low birth weights and difficulty in kidding.
Parasites cause the animals to be unthrifty which mayinclude the loss of weight, low birth weights and difficulty in kidding.
Far too late, Friar Laurence "fear[s] some ill unthrifty thing" (5.