Definitions for wastedˈweɪ stɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wast•edˈweɪ stɪd(adj.)

  1. useless; unavailing:

    wasted efforts.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. physically debilitated; enfeebled:

    the wasted bodies of the hostages.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Medicine

  3. Slang. overcome by the influence of alcohol or drugs.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Status (usage)

  4. Archaic. (of time) gone by.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of wasted:



Princeton's WordNet

  1. otiose, pointless, purposeless, senseless, superfluous, wasted(adj)

    serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being

    "otiose lines in a play"; "advice is wasted words"; "a pointless remark"; "a life essentially purposeless"; "senseless violence"

  2. squandered, wasted(adj)

    not used to good advantage

    "squandered money cannot be replaced"; "a wasted effort"

  3. atrophied, wasted, diminished(adj)

    (of an organ or body part) diminished in size or strength as a result of disease or injury or lack of use

    "partial paralysis resulted in an atrophied left arm"

  4. bony, cadaverous, emaciated, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal, wasted(adj)

    very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

    "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. wasted(adjective)ˈweɪ stɪd

    very drunk

    She got so wasted last night.


  1. wasted(Adjective)

    Not profitably used.

  2. wasted(Adjective)

    Ravaged or deteriorated.

  3. wasted(Adjective)

    Emaciated and haggard.

  4. wasted(Adjective)

    very drunk or stoned.

  5. wasted(Adjective)

    low weight-for-height (for a person).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wasted

    of Waste


  1. Wasted

    Wasted is an L.A. Guns EP featuring singer Ralph Saenz, who has since become the vocalist for Steel Panther.

Anagrams of wasted

  1. wadset


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