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Waste (IPA: /ˈweɪst/)


Waste (a.)

Desolate; devastated; stripped; bare; hence, dreary; dismal; gloomy; cheerless.

Waste (a.)

Lying unused; unproductive; worthless; valueless; refuse; rejected; as, waste land; waste paper.

Waste (a.)

Lost for want of occupiers or use; superfluous.

Waste (a.)

To bring to ruin; to devastate; to desolate; to destroy.

Waste (a.)

To wear away by degrees; to impair gradually; to diminish by constant loss; to use up; to consume; to spend; to wear out.

Waste (a.)

To spend unnecessarily or carelessly; to employ prodigally; to expend without valuable result; to apply to useless purposes; to lavish vainly; to squander; to cause to be lost; to destroy by scattering or injury.

Waste (a.)

To damage, impair, or injure, as an estate, voluntarily, or by suffering the buildings, fences, etc., to go to decay.

Waste (v. i.)

To be diminished; to lose bulk, substance, strength, value, or the like, gradually; to be consumed; to dwindle; to grow less.

Waste (v. i.)

To procure or sustain a reduction of flesh; -- said of a jockey in preparation for a race, etc.

Waste (v.)

The act of wasting, or the state of being wasted; a squandering; needless destruction; useless consumption or expenditure; devastation; loss without equivalent gain; gradual loss or decrease, by use, wear, or decay; as, a waste of property, time, labor, words, etc.

Waste (v.)

That which is wasted or desolate; a devastated, uncultivated, or wild country; a deserted region; an unoccupied or unemployed space; a dreary void; a desert; a wilderness.

Waste (v.)

That which is of no value; worthless remnants; refuse. Specifically: Remnants of cops, or other refuse resulting from the working of cotton, wool, hemp, and the like, used for wiping machinery, absorbing oil in the axle boxes of railway cars, etc.

Waste (v.)

Spoil, destruction, or injury, done to houses, woods, fences, lands, etc., by a tenant for life or for years, to the prejudice of the heir, or of him in reversion or remainder.

Waste (v.)

Old or abandoned workings, whether left as vacant space or filled with refuse.

Waste

Unwanted or unusable material

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Actionable harm caused by a tenant

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Episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Waste Synonyms

Inhospitable, Desert, Godforsaken, Wild

Waste Synonyms

Barren, Wasteland

Waste Synonyms

Permissive Waste

Waste Synonyms

Wastefulness, Thriftlessness

Waste Synonyms

Waste Matter, Waste Material, Waste Product

Waste Synonyms

Wastefulness, Dissipation

Waste Synonyms

Blow, Squander

Waste Synonyms

Consume, Ware, Squander

Waste Synonyms

Emaciate, Macerate

Waste Synonyms

Scourg, Desolate, Ravage, Lay Waste To, Devastate

Waste Synonyms

Liquidate, Neutralise, Knock Off, Do I, Neutralize

Waste Synonyms

Languish, Pine Away

Waste Synonyms

Rot

Waste Synonyms

Run Off

WASTE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

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Waste Rhymes

Aced, Based, Baste, Braced, Cased, Chased, Chaste, Faced, Graced, Haste, Laced, Paced, Paste, Placed, Raced, Spaced, Taste, Traced, Waist, Waste

Abased, Debased, Defaced, Disgraced, Displaced, Distaste, Embraced, Encased, Erased, Foretaste, Lambaste, Misplaced, Replaced, Retraced, Unplaced

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Waste (Last Name / Surname)

Waste is the #112,568 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 156 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Waste in Spanish is Residuos

Tagalog Translation

Waste in Tagalog is Aksaya

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [After robbing the bank, to Dorian's henchmen] Sorry, fellas. Waste not, want not." - The Mask (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [To Velvet] Hey, come on. You've spent all semester building that up. Don't waste it here."" - RWBY

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 14: Thou shalt always clean thy plate and not waste anything, whether thy stomach is full or not." - Moral Orel

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life." - Charles Darwin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All the waste in a year from a nuclear power plant can be stored under a desk." - Ronald Reagan


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