Unthrifty vs Improvident - What's the difference?

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Unthrifty is a related term of improvident.


As adjectives the difference between unthrifty and improvident

is that unthrifty is not thrifty while improvident is failing to provide for the future; reckless.

unthrifty

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Not thrifty.
  • improvident

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • failing to provide for the future; reckless
  • incautious; prone to rashness
  • Synonyms

    * (not provident) myopic, short, wasteful, imprudent, thriftless * See also

    Antonyms

    * provident * See also

    Derived terms

    * improvidence * improvidently