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addaword.gifdefinition of spendaholic

noun
somebody who is addicted to spending money
We’re a nation of spendaholics and credit card junkies, living way beyond our means.
Submitted on 18/09/2009 09:23:00
Definition of spendaholic from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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