wastrel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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wastrelnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈweɪ.strəl/ literary
a ​person who does nothing ​positive with ​theirlife, making no use of ​theirabilities or the ​opportunities that are ​offered to them
(Definition of wastrel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wastrel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 浪费生命的人,废物,无用的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 浪費生命的人,廢物,無用的人…
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