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prodigal
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
recklessly wasteful

or more rarely:

abundant (extravagant in amount)

or more rarely still:

long absent (someone who has been away a long time)
  • "Didn't I find the prodigal?"
    Chapters 5-6 (54% in)

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