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waster

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈweɪ.stər/ US  /-stɚ/
informal disapproving a person or thing who wastes something
造成浪费的人(或物);挥霍者
He's a time waster.
他是个浪费时间的人。
This project is nothing but a money waster.
这个项目就是在烧钱。
Wasting
UK informal disapproving a person who does nothing positive with their life, making no use of their abilities or the opportunities that are offered them
浪费生命的人,废物,无用的人
There were the usual bunch of wasters hanging round the bar.
那群混混又在那家酒吧里闲呆着。
People of little importance
(Definition of waster from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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