Übersetzung von “waste” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /weɪst/ us /weɪst/

B1 [ no plural ] a bad use of something useful, such as time or money

Meetings are a waste of time. Le riunioni sono una perdita di tempo.
They throw away loads of food – it’s such a waste. Gettano via un monte di cibo – è un vero spreco.

[ no plural ] things that are not wanted

rifiuti, scarti
household waste rifiuti domestici
verb uk /weɪst/ us /weɪst/ present participle wasting, past tense and past participle wasted

B1 to use too much of something or use something badly

Why waste your money on things you don’t need? Perché sprecare soldi su cose che non ti servono?
adjective uk /weɪst/ us /weɪst/

B1 Waste material is no longer needed and can be got rid of.

di scarto
waste paper carta straccia

(Übersetzung von “waste” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)