What does wasteful mean?

Definitions for wastefulˈweɪst fəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wasteful.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uneconomical, wasteful(adj)

    inefficient in use of time and effort and materials

    "a clumsy and wasteful process"; "wasteful duplication of effort"; "uneconomical ebb and flow of power"

  2. wasteful(adj)

    tending to squander and waste

  3. wasteful(adj)

    laying waste

    "when wasteful war shall statues overturn"- Shakespeare

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wasteful(adj)

    full of waste; destructive to property; ruinous; as, wasteful practices or negligence; wasteful expenses

  2. Wasteful(adj)

    expending, or tending to expend, property, or that which is valuable, in a needless or useless manner; lavish; prodigal; as, a wasteful person; a wasteful disposition

  3. Wasteful(adj)

    waste; desolate; unoccupied; untilled

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wasteful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wasteful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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