Übersetzung von “waste” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /weɪst/ us /weɪst/

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

desperdício, perda, esbanjamento
Meetings are a waste of time.
They throw away loads of food – it’s such a waste.

[ no plural ] things that are not wanted

resíduos, dejetos, lixo
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

desperdiçar, perder, esbanjar
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.

de sobra, de refugo, residual
waste paper

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