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Waste

Synonyms for waste:

Sense 1

consumption, oddments, overwork, hog, road kill, waste paper, throw away, carcass, dust bunny, Offcut, shavings, misuse, jetsam, wilderness, bleak, chuck away, wastage, piddle away, carrion, e-waste, fritter away, tag, prostitution, black hole, spend, scrapheap, desolation, zap.

Sense 2

drain, sterile, dissipate, remains, luxury, overuse, recycling, destruction, landfill, wear down, slay, profuseness, wear out, clipping, packing, overwhelm, Extravagancy, flotsam.

Sense 4

remainder, shred, fragment, scatter, wipe, stub, fiddle, rub.

Sense 5

destroy, miss, decline, fool, while, ribbon, abuse, dispatch.

Sense 6

finish.

Sense 10

fail, off, rest.

Sense 12

sink.

barren

barren, arid.

consume

run out of, lay waste.

decline

seed.

depreciation

wear.

desolate

depopulate.

destroy

liquidate.

deteriorate

sink.

extravagance

improvidence.

filling

padding.

kill

knock off, slay.

knock-off

knock off.

languish

yearn.

lavishness

extravagance.

misdirect

misapply.

page

drainage.

revelry

indulgence.

rubbish

trash, dross.

slops

swill.

squander

squander, misspend.

use up

run out of, consume.

valueless

worthless.

Other synonyms and related words:

desert, dissipate, dissipation, destroy, wear, spend, loss, consume, wastefulness, use up, wastage, devastation, devastate, squander, blow, waste matter, pine away, drain, consumption, wasteland, desolation, heath, erosion, barren, fritter away, exhaust, desolate, trash.

barren (adjective)

infertile, unproductive, sterile, unfertile, impoverished, arid.

untamed (adjective)

wild.

Sense 1 (noun)

black hole, prostitution, wastage, overuse.

Sense 7 (noun)

landfill, dawdle, litter, remains, while, e-waste, trash.

Sense 9 (noun)

miss.

Sense 12 (noun)

dispatch, zap, finish, slay, destroy.

Sense 13 (noun)

off.

act (noun)

wastefulness, dissipation.

destruction (noun)

devastation.

excretion (noun)

feces.

futile (noun)

worthless, empty.

misuse (noun)

Misemploy.

recession (noun)

ebb.

refuse (noun)

waste matter.

ruin (noun)

ruin.

substance (noun)

waste material, waste matter, waste product.

wantonness (noun)

dissipation.

waste (noun)

destruction, permissive waste, rot, detritus, extravagance, dross, garbage, desolation, squander, thriftlessness, discarded, wastage, run off, inhospitable, blow, useless, prodigality, residue, consume, barren, leakage, wasteland, macerate, offal, squandering, chaff, slop, Dejecta, pine away, remnant, waste product, junked, debris, loss, despoilment, void, misuse, cast off, desolate, dissipation, effluent, swill, liquidate, decay, wilderness, improvidence, lay waste to, devastate, godforsaken, desert, trash, junk, devastation, waste matter, lavishness, languish, wastefulness, wild, dreck, waste material, ware, emaciate, excess, ruin, ravage, badlands, rubbish, scrap, litter, Filings, refuse, knock off, do in.

abuse (verb)

overwork, mishandle.

best (verb)

wipe, zap, knock off, wipe out.

blow (verb)

spend.

consume (verb)

eat up, go through, run out of, finish.

damage (verb)

ravage, wreck, pillage, vandalize, spoil, wreak havoc, despoil, lay waste, ransack, mar, ruin, Depredate, rend, damage.

motion (verb)

run off.

refuse (verb)

Offscouring, muck.

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