- (Of a person or way of life) overindulging in sensual pleasures: dissipated behaviourMore example sentences
dissolute, debauched, decadent, intemperate, immoderate, profligate, abandoned, self-indulgent, wild, unrestrained; depraved, degenerate, corrupt, sinful, immoral, impure; rakish, louche; licentious, promiscuous, lecherous, libertine, wanton, lustful, libidinous, lewd, unchaste, loose; drunken
- When Maurice's dissipated brother, Francis, discovers money missing, Berry is wrongly accused of the theft.
- Sir Roger Scatcherd dies of drink and his dissipated son Louis almost immediately follows him, leaving the Scatcherd fortunes without an heir.
- Life was good, in a dissipated and decadent, perpetually-sozzled sort of way.