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waste
weɪst
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Located in a dismal or remote area; desolate.
(名) As a noun
  1. Useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly.
  2. Reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect.
  3. The trait of wasting resources.
  4. An uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation.
  5. Any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted.
(动) As a verb
  1. Become physically weaker.
  2. Cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly.
  3. Cause to grow thin or weak.
  4. Lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief.
  5. Spend extravagantly.
  6. Use inefficiently or inappropriately.
  7. Get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing.
  8. Run off as waste.
  9. Get rid of.
  10. Spend thoughtlessly; throw away.
Hyphenationwaste
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun, (形) adjective
Matching Results
废物fèiwùrubbish; waste material; useless person
浪费làngfèito waste; to squander
损耗sǔnhàowear and tear
消耗xiāohàoto use up; to consume
荒地huāngdìwasteland; uncultivated land
huāngdesolate; shortage; scarce; out of practice; absurd; uncultivated; to neglect
垃圾lājī, lèsè (Tw)trash; refuse; garbage; (coll.) of poor quality
废弃fèiqìto discard; to abandon (old ways); to invalidate
荒芜huāngwúleft to return to unchecked growth; overgrown; grown wild
抛费pāofèito waste; to squander
旷费kuàngfèito waste; to squander
枉费wǎngfèito waste (one's breath, one's energy etc); to try in vain
白费báifèito waste (one's energy etc)
糟践zāojianto waste; to spoil; to destroy; to insult grievously
耗损hàosǔnto waste
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