Synonyms & Antonyms : Wasteful





Wasteful



( Adjective )


We have to cut the
wasteful expenditures to save money for the rainy days.

Synonyms:

Prodigal

Spendthrift

Lavish

Improvident

Imprudent

Unthrifty

Reckless

Contextual Examples:

Those who possess black money tend to be
prodigal.

The black – marketers easily develop
spendthrift habits.

They spend
lavish sums on dresses and jewellary.

They forget the existence of God and become
improvident.

They have so much money and they become
imprudent and reckless in expenses.



Antonyms:

Sparing

Miserly

Economical

Prudent

Frugal

Provident

Thrifty

Contextual Examples:

Those who become prosperous by dint of hard work or organizing capability have
economic habits as they value the hard earned money.

Such people are
prudent in their budget and thrifty in expenditure on luxuries.

Of
frugal temperament, they spare some money for their poorer brethren.

They may be
miserly on avoidable luxuries. They do save some money regularly for the rainy day.



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