Sentence Examples


  • You have profited by their toil to lead a profligate life.
  • In the early years of his father's pontificate he led a profligate life at the Vatican.
  • He was believed to have made away with his wife and his son to win the profligate and wealthy Aurelia Orestilla; it was even suspected that he had been guilty of an intrigue with the Vestal Fabia.
  • In a profligate age William was distinguished by the purity of his married life, by temperate habits and by a sincere piety.
  • Throughout his life he was a profligate and a spendthrift.