Extravagant meaning

ĭk-străv'ə-gənt
The definition of extravagant is being excessive or overdone.

An example of extravagant used as an adjective is the phrase an extravagant purchase which means something expensive that was bought for no reason.

An example of extravagant is a plate of 15 pancakes for two people.

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Straying beyond limits or bounds; wandering.
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Extremely abundant; profuse.

Extravagant vegetation.

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Exceeding reasonable bounds.

Extravagant demands.

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Unreasonably high in cost; exorbitant.

Extravagant fees.

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Lavish or imprudent in spending money.

Extravagant members of the imperial court.

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Straying beyond bounds; wandering.
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Going beyond reasonable limits; excessive or unrestrained.

Extravagant demands.

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Too ornate or showy.

Extravagant designs.

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Costing or spending too much; wasteful.
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Exceeding the bounds of something; roving; hence, foreign.
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Extreme; wild; excessive; unrestrained.

Extravagant acts, praise, or abuse.

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Profuse in expenditure; prodigal; wasteful.

An extravagant man; extravagant expense.

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Origin of extravagant

Middle English unusual, rambling from Old French from Medieval Latin extrāvagāns extrāvagant- present participle of extrāvagārī to wander Latin extrā outside extra– Latin vagārī to wander