Lavishly vs Extravagantly - What's the difference?

lavishly | extravagantly |


As adverbs the difference between lavishly and extravagantly

is that lavishly is in a lavish manner, expending profusely while extravagantly is with lavish expenditure or behaviour.

lavishly

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a lavish manner, expending profusely.
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  • *:At twilight in the summereat the luncheon crumbs. Mr. Checkley, for instance, always brought his dinner in a paper parcel in his coat-tail pocket, and ate it when so disposed, sprinkling crumbs lavishly —the only lavishment of which he was ever guilty—on the floor.
  • extravagantly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • With lavish expenditure or behaviour.