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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. prodigal: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. prodigal: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. prodigal: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. prodigal: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. prodigal: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. prodigal, prodigal: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Prodigal, prodigal: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. prodigal: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. prodigal: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. prodigal: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. prodigal: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. prodigal: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. prodigal: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Prodigal, prodigal: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. prodigal: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. prodigal: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. prodigal: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. prodigal: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. Prodigal (band), Prodigal (musical), The Prodigal (Angel), The Prodigal: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. Prodigal: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. prodigal: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. prodigal: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. prodigal: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. prodigal: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Prodigal: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  26. prodigal: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. prodigal: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. prodigal: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. prodigal: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. prodigal: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. prodigal: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. prodigal: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  2. PRODIGAL: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  3. prodigal: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prodigal: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. prodigal: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. prodigal: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prodigal: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prodigal: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (prodigal)

noun:  a recklessly extravagant consumer
adjective:  marked by rash extravagance ("Led a prodigal life")
adjective:  recklessly wasteful ("Prodigal in their expenditures")
adjective:  very generous ("Prodigal praise")

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Phrases that include prodigal:   husks of the prodigal son, parable of the prodigal son, border town prodigal, prodigal fuchsia, prodigal knight, more...

Words similar to prodigal:   extravagant, lavish, munificent, overgenerous, prodigality, prodigally, profligate, spendthrift, squanderer, too-generous, unsparing, unstinted, unstinting, more...

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