1. someone who spends money to purchase goods or services
Syn: ↑disburser, ↑expender
Derivationally related forms: ↑expend (for: ↑expender), ↑disburse (for: ↑disburser), ↑spend
Hypernyms: ↑customer, ↑client
2. someone who spends money prodigally
Syn: ↑spendthrift, ↑spend-all, ↑scattergood
Derivationally related forms: ↑spend
Hypernyms: ↑prodigal, ↑profligate, ↑squanderer
Hyponyms: ↑big spender, ↑high roller

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