big spender

big spender
one who spends lavishly and ostentatiously on entertainment

the last of the big spenders

Syn: ↑high roller
Hypernyms: ↑spendthrift, ↑spend-all, ↑spender, ↑scattergood

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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