Definitions for lavishˈlæv ɪʃ
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lavish, munificent, overgenerous, too-generous, unsparing, unstinted, unstinting(adj)
"distributed gifts with a lavish hand"; "the critics were lavish in their praise"; "a munificent gift"; "his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent"; "prodigal praise"; "unsparing generosity"; "his unstinted devotion"; "called for unstinting aid to Britain"
lavish, lucullan, lush, plush, plushy(verb)
characterized by extravagance and profusion
"a lavish buffet"; "a lucullan feast"
expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns
"He was showered with praise"
To expend or bestow with profusion; to use with prodigality; to squander; as, to lavish money or praise.
Expending or bestowing profusely; profuse; prodigal; as, lavish of money; lavish of praise.
Superabundant; excessive; as, lavish spirits.
Origin: From *, equivalent to . More at lave, -ish.
expending or bestowing profusely; profuse; prodigal; as, lavish of money; lavish of praise
superabundant; excessive; as, lavish spirits
to expend or bestow with profusion; to use with prodigality; to squander; as, to lavish money or praise
Translations for lavish
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- freigiebig, überreichGerman
- sobrado, derrochar, dadivoso, despilfarrar, superabundante, derrochador, generoso, excesivo, pródigo, incontroladoSpanish
- ylenpalttinen, tuhlaavainen, avokätinen, tuhlata, syytääFinnish
- sovrabbondante, prodigo, spendere profusamente, smodato, profuso, profondere, generoso, prodigare, eccessivoItalian
- tuhene, tōtōaMāori
- hojny, obdarowywać, nadmierny, obfityPolish
- flådig, slösa, kosta, påkostad, rikligSwedish
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