PROFLIGATE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of profligate
Definition:
a. inclined to waste resources or behave extravagantly; wildly immoral
Example:
Although surrounded by wild and profligate companions, she nevertheless managed to retain some sense of decency.
Sentence in Classic:
He had also a wish to establish himself in the good graces of the lady; for John was at least as licentious in his pleasures as profligate in his ambition.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
We both know that he has been profligate in every sense of the word; that he has neither integrity nor honour; that he is as false and deceitful as he is insinuating.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen Context