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English Definitionto abandon (cultivated fields); no longer cultivated; to lie waste; wasted; to neglect (one's work or study)
Simplified Script荒废
Traditional Script荒廢
Sample Sentences
  • ①这⑵所⑶房屋⑵已⑶处于⑸{荒废}⑴的⑵状态⑩。
    The house has fallen into a state of neglect.
  • ⑤詹姆士⑸{荒废}⑴了⑸一个下午⑩。
    James dally away the afternoon.
  • 我受了诱惑而荒废了学业。
    I was lured away from my study.
  • 他把时间都荒废在看电视上了。
    He dawdles the hours away watching television.
  • 在中国的旁边,瑞士像一个荒废的乡村似的。
    Next to China, Switzerland is an abandoned village.
  • 荒废的今日,正是昨日殒身之人祈求的明日。
    I leave uncultivated today, was precisely yesterday perishes tomorrow which person of the body implored.
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