Definition of akolastic in English:

akolastic

(also acolastic)

noun

Ancient Greek Philosophy Ancient Greek History
rare
  • A prodigal or licentious person; = akolastrare.

adjective

Ancient Greek Philosophy Ancient Greek History
rare
  • Prodigal, licentious; (in early use also) †incorrigible.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Cockeram (fl. 1623–1658), lexicographer. From post-classical Latin Acolastus and (especially in later use) its etymon ancient Greek ἀκόλαστος + -ic.

Pronunciation

akolastic

/ˌakə(ʊ)ˈlastɪk/