Definitions for waste of energy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. waste of effort, waste of energy(noun)

    a useless effort

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Katherine Mansfield:

    Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.

  2. Bertrand Russell:

    It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.

  3. Dale Carnegie:

    Feeling sorry for yourself, and you present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.

  4. Katherine Mansfield:

    Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy you can't build on it it's only for wallowing in.


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  • пустая трата силRussian

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