extravagancy extravagancy


  • (n) the quality of exceeding the appropriate limits of decorum or probability or truth


  1. The Chinese regard the West's failure to make use of excrement as "extreme extravagancy," says Wittwer.
  2. The academicians think that it illustrates their goal of acting "as a steadying influence on the haste or extravagancy of innovators"i.
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anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /