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Synonyms for prodigal

Synonyms for prodigal

characterized by excessive or imprudent spending

given to or marked by unrestrained abundance

a person who spends money or resources wastefully

Synonyms for prodigal

a recklessly extravagant consumer

recklessly wasteful

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Jun's favorite painting at The Hermitage is Rembrandt's "The Return of the Prodigal Son.
The prodigal son was ready to acknowledge his fault.
Known for his albums "Modern Day Prodigal Son," "Halfway to Heaven," "Just As I Am" and "The Devil Dont Sleep," Gilbert and his show are exciting organizers of the event with the Exchange Club of Naperville.
The story of the prodigal son, for me, is the most beautiful in the Bible.
Delcorno investigates the relevance, function, and variety of interpretations of the parable of the prodigal son throughout the medieval period and up to the religious conflicts of the 16th century.
So I was delighted when prodigal son Michael Dawes 32, got his comeuppance this week.
Only if I remember rightly, the Prodigal Son went home because he was skint.
A 'Gravedigger: Prodigal Son' online pre-launch party will take place on March 21st, 2016 from 9 am till 9 pm.
When I walked into the L'Arche home six years ago, I saw the reproduction of Rembrandt's The Return of the Prodigal Son on the wall.
For over the years, South Sudanese politicians have gained notoriety of proverbial 'Prodigal Son,' well explained biblically.
The recent synod on the family can be described as an attempt to make the Church present to those who, like the prodigal son, are mired in misery.
The musical is a modern version of the biblical parable of the prodigal son in a military setting - Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
In a way this inherent judgment reminds me of the parable of the prodigal son. Our heterosexually oriented church has cast itself into the role of the self-righteous older brother burying with scorn his "deviant" younger sibling.
In the Parable of the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11), the elder son is jealous when his father kills the fatted calf to celebrate the return of the younger son, saying: "You never offered me so much as a kid for me to celebrate with my friends."
LIVERPOOL Sound City officially launches tonight with a show from the city's prodigal son, Miles Kane.