Lavish definitions

lăv'ĭsh
Characterized by or produced with extravagance and profusion.

A lavish buffet.

adjective
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Immoderate in giving or bestowing; unstinting.

The critics were lavish with their praise.

adjective
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To give or bestow in abundance; shower.

Lavished attention on his customers.

verb
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To give something in abundance to.
verb
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Very generous or liberal in giving or spending, often extravagantly so; prodigal.
adjective
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Characterized by abundance, luxuriance, splendor, etc.

A lavish wedding reception.

adjective
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To give or spend generously or liberally.

To lavish time and money on pets.

verb
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The definition of lavish is very generous or abundant.

An example of lavish is a party that has an excess of food and drink.

adjective
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Lavish of money; lavish of praise.

adjective
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Superabundant; excessive; as, lavish spirits.
adjective
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To expend or bestow with profusion; to use with prodigality; to squander; as, to lavish money or praise.
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Origin of lavish

Middle English laves probably from Old French lavasse downpour from laver to wash from Latin lavāre lave