waste

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1.Spend thoughtlessly; throw away: “He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends”

2.Use inefficiently or inappropriately : “waste heat”; “waste a joke on an unappreciative audience”

3.Get rid of :We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer”

4.Run off as waste: “The water wastes back into the ocean”

5.Get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing: “the double agent was wasted”

6.Spend extravagantly : “waste not, want not”

7. Lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief

8.Cause to grow thin or weak :”The treatment wasted him”

9. Cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly : “The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion”

10.Become physically weaker: “Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world”

noun :

1.Any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted ; “they collect the waste once a week”; “much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers”; “they collect the waste matter once a week”

2.Useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly : “if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste”

3.The trait of wasting resources :”a life characterized by thriftlessness and waste”

4.An uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation : “the trackless wastes of the desert”

5.(law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect

adjective :

1.Located in a dismal or remote area; desolate: “waste places”

2.(of material etc) not needed, unwanted or worthless, for disposal; produced as an unwanted byproduct : “The waste gas disposal system should be connected”

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