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Lavish

Lav´ish   Pronunciation: lăv´ĭsh
a.1.Expending or bestowing profusely; profuse; prodigal; as, lavish of money; lavish of praise.
2.Superabundant; excessive; as, lavish spirits.
Let her have needful, but not lavish, means.
- Shak.
v. t.1.To expend or bestow with profusion; to use with prodigality; to squander; as, to lavish money or praise.
[imp. & p. p. Lavished (-ĭsht); p. pr. & vb. n. Lavishing.]
Verb1.lavish - expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns; "He was showered with praise"
Synonyms: shower
Adj.1.lavish - very generous; "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"
2.lavish - characterized by extravagance and profusion; "a lavish buffet"; "a lucullan feast"
Synonyms: lucullan, plush, plushy, lush
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