Übersetzung von “waste” — Englisch–Koreanisch 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.
They throw away loads of food – it’s such a waste.

[ no plural ] things that are not wanted

household waste
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?
adjective uk /weɪst/ us /weɪst/

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

waste paper

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