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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squandered, wastedadjective

    not used to good advantage

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



    To squander means to waste or misuse something valuable, often in a careless or thoughtless manner. It refers to the action of spending, using, or disposing of resources, opportunities, or time recklessly, without considering their potential or importance. Squandering typically implies a lack of appreciation, efficiency, or responsible management.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Squandered

    of Squander

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of squandered in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of squandered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of squandered in a Sentence

  1. George Best:

    I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

  2. Wolfgang Porsche:

    This asset mustn't be squandered.

  3. Chris Evans:

    I partied way too much. I've squandered, resisted, repented.

  4. Ryan Pack:

    Natural resources are meant to be used, not squandered and abused.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    The Speaker of the House has awesome power. I know that. I've been there, the fact, though, is that power is not to be squandered.

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