1. [ adjective ] unrestrained by convention or morality
Synonyms: degenerate degraded dissolute libertine profligate riotous fast debauched

"Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society" "deplorably dissipated and degraded" "riotous living" "fast women"

Related terms: immoral
2. [ adjective ] (games) preoccupied with the pursuit of pleasure and especially games of chance
Synonyms: card-playing sporting gambling betting

"led a dissipated life" "a betting man" "a card-playing son of a bitch" "a gambling fool" "sporting gents and their ladies"

Related terms: indulgent
Similar spelling:   dissipate