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  1. prodigal

    • IPA[ˈprɒdɪɡ(ə)l]

    英式

    • adj.
      spending money or using resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant;having or giving something on a lavish scale
    • n.
      a person who spends money in a recklessly extravagant way;a person who leaves home to lead a prodigal life but later makes a repentant return.
    • 釋義
    • adj.
      形容詞
    • 1. spending money or using resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant:

      prodigal habits die hard

    • 2. having or giving something on a lavish scale:

      the dessert was prodigal with whipped cream

    • n.
      名詞
    • 1. a person who spends money in a recklessly extravagant way:

      the government wished to clip the wings of the local authority prodigals

    • 2. a person who leaves home to lead a prodigal life but later makes a repentant return.
    • 更多解釋
    • IPA[ˈprädəɡəl]

    美式

    • adj.
      spending money or resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant:
    • prodigal habits die hard
    • n.
      a person who spends money in a recklessly extravagant way:
    • the government wished to clip the wings of the local authority prodigals

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  2. 知識+

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