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prodigal
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The House of Mirth
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  • Everything, accordingly, was well done, for there was no limit to Mrs. Fisher’s prodigality when she was not spending her own money, and as she remarked to her pupil, a good cook was the best introduction to society.
  • Lily felt a new interest in herself as a person of charitable instincts: she had never before thought of doing good with the wealth she had so often dreamed of possessing, but now her horizon was enlarged by the vision of a prodigal philanthropy.

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  • The rainforest is filled with a prodigal variety of vegetation.
  • prodigal in their expenditures

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