lavish

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Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
lavish

Comparative
lavisher

Superlative
lavishest

Positive
lavish

Comparative
more lavish

Superlative
most lavish

  1. If something is lavish it is large in quantity and is expensive.

Verb[change]

Plain form
lavish

Third-person singular
lavishes

Past tense
lavished

Past participle
lavished

Present participle
lavishing

  1. (transitive) To give out extremely generously; to squander.
    They lavished money on the dinner.
    They lavished him with praise.

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