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Spanish translation of “waste”


verb /weist/
to fail to use (something) fully or in the correct or most useful way You’re wasting my time with all these stupid questions. wastage /-tidʒ/ noun loss by wasting; the amount wasted We’re trying to minimize the amount of wastage during the production process. wasteful adjective involving or causing waste Throwing away that bread is wasteful. wastefully adverb
derrochadoramente, despilfarradoramente
wastefulness noun waste paper paper which is thrown away as not being useful
papeles usados, papel desechado
All our waste paper is recycled.
wastepaper basket /ˈweispeipə/ a basket or other (small) container for waste paper Put those old letters in the wastepaper basket. waste pipe /ˈweispaip/ a pipe to carry off waste material, or water from a sink etc The kitchen waste pipe is blocked. waste away to decay; to lose weight, strength and health etc
consumirse, demacrarse
He is wasting away because of the disease.
(Definition of waste from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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