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wasteful

adjective
 
 
/ˈweɪstfəl/
not being careful about the amount of resources used for something: Top business advisers have been brought in to identify areas of wasteful government spending.
Translations of “wasteful”
in Korean 낭비하는…
in Arabic مُبَذّر…
in Portuguese esbanjador, perdulário…
in Catalan malgastador, antieconòmic…
in Japanese むだな…
in Italian sprecone, dispendioso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 浪費…
in Russian расточительный, неэкономный…
in Turkish savurgan, müsrif…
in Chinese (Simplified) 浪费…
in Polish rozrzutny, nieekonomiczny…
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