Waste Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. possessions
To use without result
  1. consume
  2. dissipate
  3. spend
  4. lose
  5. be of no avail
  6. come-to-nothing
  7. go to waste
  8. devour
  9. misuse
  10. throw away
  11. use up
  12. misapply
  13. misemploy
  14. labor in vain
  15. cast-pearls-before-swine
  16. send owls to Athens
  17. carry-coals-to-newcastle
  18. squander
  1. save
  2. profit
  3. use well
  4. get results
  5. hoard
To pass (time) without working or in avoiding work
To lose strength or power.
  1. languish
  2. Also used with away: decline
  3. degenerate
  4. deteriorate
  5. fade
  6. fail
  7. flag
  8. pine away
  9. sink
  10. wane
  11. weaken
To fail to take advantage of
  1. lose
  2. miss
To do away with completely and destructively
To take the life of (a person or persons) unlawfully
Run off as waste
  1. run-off
(law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect
  1. permissive waste

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