Prodigal is an adjective that is used to describe using resources in foolish, reckless, careless way. Wasteful.
- She is a ‘prodigal’ individual, who spends majority of her time surfing the internet and purchasing clothes that are not required.
- His ‘prodigal’ nature has meant that he is far behind in terms of what he had intended to be in regards to his career.
- Slowly but surely the up and coming generations are being taught to not be ‘prodigal’ with their time. Therefore they are taught to seize each and everyday in their lives to do that which they deem as productive.