lavish definition

  • adjective:
    • described as or produced with extravagance and profusion: a lavish buffet. See Synonyms at profuse.
    • Immoderate in offering or bestowing; unstinting: The critics had been lavish using their compliments.
    • Expending or bestowing profusely; profuse; prodigal; as, lavish of cash; lavish of praise.
    • Superabundant; extortionate; as, lavish spirits.
    • Expending or bestowing profusely; profuse; prodigal
    • Superabundant; extortionate.
    • really big
    • characterized by extravagance and profusion
  • verb-transitive:
    • to offer or bestow in abundance; shower: lavished attention on his customers.
    • To expend or bestow with profusion; to use with prodigality; to squander.
  • verb:
    • To expend or bestow with profusion; to make use of with prodigality; to squander; since, to lavish cash or compliments.
    • expend abundantly; additionally combined with abstract nouns
  • others:
    • Expending or bestowing with profusion; profuse; prodigal: because, is magnificent of expenditure, of compliments, or of bloodstream.
    • Unrestrained; wild.
    • Expended or bestowed with prodigality or perhaps in profuseness; existing in or described as profusion; superabundant.
    • Rank, as grass, etc.
    • Synonyms and Profuse, etc. See extravagant.
    • To expend or bestow with profusion; give or layout prodigally: since, to magnificent encomiums on people; to lavish money on a pal, and for satisfaction.
  • noun:
    • spend; squandering.

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