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extravagate

[ ik-strav-uh-geyt ]
/ 瑟k藞str忙v 蓹藢ge瑟t /
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verb (used without object), ex路trav路a路gat路ed, ex路trav路a路gat路ing.Archaic.
to wander beyond bounds; roam at will; stray.
to go beyond the bounds of propriety or reason.
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Origin of extravagate

1590鈥1600; <Medieval Latin extr膩vag膩tus strayed, wandered away from, past participle of extr膩vag膩r墨.See extravagant, -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for extravagate

extravagate
/ (瑟k藞str忙v蓹藢伞e瑟t) /

verb (intr) archaic
to exceed normal limits or propriety
to roam at will

Derived forms of extravagate

extravagation, noun

Word Origin for extravagate

C17: from Latin extravag膩r墨; see extravagant
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