In the following question, out of the four given alternatives, select the one which is SIMILAR in meaning of the given word.
Extravagant
  • a)
    Thrifty​
  • b)
    Cheap
  • c)
    Aloft
  • d)
    Profligate
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?
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Nov 23, 2020
Meaning of ‘extravagant’ – ‘spending too much money, or using too much of something’.
Meaning of other difficult words:
Profligate- spending money or using something in a way that wastes it and is not wise
Thrifty- using money and other resources carefully and not wastefully
Aloft- in the air or in a higher position
The meaning of ‘extravagant’ is similar to that of ‘profligate’.
Hence, option 4 is the correct answer.

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