What is PRODIGUS?

Lat. In Roman law. A prodigal; a spendthrift; a person whose ex- travagant habits manifested an inability to administer his own affairs, and for whom a guardian might therefore be appointed.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of PRODIGUS helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary