Unthrifty vs Dissipated - What's the difference?

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Unthrifty is a related term of dissipated.


As adjectives the difference between unthrifty and dissipated

is that unthrifty is not thrifty while dissipated is to have squandered and scattered valuable possessions while devoted to pursuit of self-indulgent pleasures.

As a verb dissipated is

(dissipate).

unthrifty

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Not thrifty.
  • dissipated

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (dissipate)
  • Adjective

    (head)
  • to have squandered and scattered valuable possessions while devoted to pursuit of self-indulgent pleasures
  • * James dissipated his savings with all of his addictions.
  • Wasteful of health or possessions in the pursuit of pleasure
  • Synonyms

    * dissolute * intemperate