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Definition of "unthrifty" []

  • Not thrifty. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "unthrifty" in a sentence
  • "It was said, too, that his living was riotous and unthrifty, which is, in part, the customary sin of soldiership."
  • "In one of his early sonnets, Shakespeare wittily turns such "unthrifty" wasting into economic malpractice:"
  • "She and her husband had an ailing child, born healthy but then turned puny and unthrifty."