thriftless

[ thrift-lis ]
/ ˈθrɪft lɪs /

adjective

without thrift; improvident; wasteful.
Archaic. useless or pointless.

Nearby words

  1. threshold substance,
  2. threw,
  3. thrice,
  4. thrift,
  5. thrift shop,
  6. thriftlessly,
  7. thriftshop,
  8. thrifty,
  9. thrill,
  10. thrill to pieces

Origin of thriftless

1350–1400; Middle English: unsuccessful. See thrift, -less

Related formsthrift·less·ly, adverbthrift·less·ness, noun

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