a spendthrift uncle
Putt was a spendthrift and a heavy gambler
If you are a spendthrift before retiring you will be a spendthrift during retirement.
Working for a multinational and being the spendthrift that he is, he doesn't have the money to buy a laptop for himself, at least not a brand new laptop.
In 1942, he already had a reputation as a spendthrift and a playboy, misbehaving in Brazil and frittering away the budget for another unfinished film.
And only the rich and the spendthrift could afford to sleep here - or so I had thought.
Don't go down in history as a spendthrift , who threw away the country's wealth and squandered the opportunity to truly develop our nation.
This is a president who's the biggest spendthrift that I've seen since I've been paying attention in politics.
Today's gleaners are a disparate bunch: artists and activists, spendthrifts and street kids.
Now that I've isolated the spendthrifts , please understand that I'm not making an argument for this record's kitsch value.