- a spendthrift.
Origin of scattergood
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Examples from the Web for scattergood
I am rather tired, and Miss Scattergood gave me some bacon and an egg from the nest.Ladies-In-Waiting
Kate Douglas Wiggin
Her mind should have been relieved; but Mrs. Scattergood was not satisfied.
But finally she became angry with the ill-natured Mrs. Scattergood.
"That is just why I am saying it to you, Mrs. Scattergood," Janice responded firmly.
Mrs. Scattergood was leaning forward to scrutinize the baby in the cradle.