spendthrift


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Related to spendthrift: spendthrift trust, Spendthrift clause
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Synonyms for spendthrift

Synonyms for spendthrift

a person who spends money or resources wastefully

characterized by excessive or imprudent spending

Synonyms for spendthrift

someone who spends money prodigally

recklessly wasteful

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The rulers, being aware that their power rests upon their wealth, refuse to curtail by law the extravagance of the spendthrift youth because they gain by their ruin; they take interest from them and buy up their estates and thus increase their own wealth and importance?
No, I never believed myself to be a hoarder; in fact, I knew only too well that I was a spendthrift.
Thus the bargain was closed, but many of the butchers talked among themselves of the Sheriff, saying that it was but a scurvy trick to beguile a poor spendthrift youth in this way.
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USA], Aug 17 (ANI): Dear husbands, if your wives are spendthrift then you may have to communicate about finances, especially early in marriage to avoid financial and marriage conflicts, warns a study.
Various states have enacted legislation allowing for the creation of self-settled spendthrift trusts in the last decade.
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Nevada asset protection trusts allow for "self-settled" spendthrift trusts.
Of course it's difficult to know whether they're simply the most spendthrift band in the world but Lee follows Duncan James, Anthony Costa and Simon Webbe in the totally broke Blue member list.
I am more concerned that Scottish voters have moved from a spendthrift Labour Party to the spendthrift 'Scottish' party, which proves some consistency, even if still inconsistent with the traditional image of the frugal Scots.
Charles Tisdall of County Meath, 1740-51: From Spendthrift Youth to Improving Landlord
A radio ad was launched in Boston highlighting spendthrift Massachusetts hospital CEOs stashing millions in offshore accounts in the Cayman Islands and creating excessive compensation packages for themselves, reports Caribbean News Now (June 12, 2014).
This article explores discretionary and spendthrift trusts under the Florida Trust Code.
Come on Mr Pickles, get stuck into these spendthrift councils and get their hands out of our pockets for a change.
95), McNeal describes the trials and triumphs she experienced while turning from her spendthrift ways to live a frugal lifestyle.