from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Intemperate in the pursuit of pleasure; dissolute.
- adj. Wasted or squandered.
- adj. Irreversibly lost. Used of energy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of dissipate.
- adj. to have squandered and scattered valuable possessions while devoted to pursuit of self-indulgent pleasures
- adj. Wasteful of health or possessions in the pursuit of pleasure
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Squandered; scattered.
- adj. Wasteful of health, money, etc., in the pursuit of pleasure; dissolute; intemperate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Indulging in or characterized by extravagant, excessive, or dissolute pleasures; intemperate, especially in the use of intoxicating drinks: as, a dissipated man; a dissipated life.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. preoccupied with the pursuit of pleasure and especially games of chance
- adj. unrestrained by convention or morality
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