Definitions for extravaganceɪkˈstræv ə gəns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extravagance, extravagancy(noun)

    the quality of exceeding the appropriate limits of decorum or probability or truth

    "we were surprised by the extravagance of his description"

  2. extravagance, prodigality, profligacy(noun)

    the trait of spending extravagantly

  3. extravagance, prodigality, lavishness, highlife, high life(noun)

    excessive spending


  1. extravagance(Noun)

    excessive or superfluous expenditure of money

  2. extravagance(Noun)

    prodigality as in extravagance of anger, love, expression, imagination, or demands.

  3. Origin: From extra + vagari.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extravagance(noun)

    a wandering beyond proper limits; an excursion or sally from the usual way, course, or limit

  2. Extravagance(noun)

    the state of being extravagant, wild, or prodigal beyond bounds of propriety or duty; want of moderation; excess; especially, undue expenditure of money; vaid and superfluous expense; prodigality; as, extravagance of anger, love, expression, imagination, demands

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