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adjective extravagant pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈstrævəɡənt/
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  1. 1
    spending or costing a lot of money, especially more than is reasonable
    an extravagant present
    It would be too extravagant to go by taxi.
    1. a.
      using too much of something
      an extravagant use of natural resources
      extravagant with: Someone has been very extravagant with paper.
  2. 2
    extreme, unusual, or unreasonable
    He made extravagant claims on his son’s behalf.

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