What does wasted mean?

Definitions for wasted
ˈweɪ stɪdwast·ed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word 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"

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  1. Wasted

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

How to pronounce wasted?

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How to say wasted in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wasted in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wasted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of wasted in a Sentence

  1. Pete Schulte:

    He thought that maybe something had happened inside and, of course, we did ask the question, Why didnt you call us, the DeSoto Police Department? and like most people sayis like, I just wanted to know what was going on before I wasted a call to 911.

  2. Douglas Adams:

    Life is wasted on the living.

  3. Kathy Townsend:

    I'm really optimistic that we can actually get on top of this, future generations, they're going to look back at us and laugh and just say: 'How wasteful were they? Look at how much stuff that they just wasted!'.

  4. Anthony Burgess:

    Americans will listen, but they do not care to read. War and Peace must wait for the leisure of retirement, which never really comes: meanwhile it helps to furnish the living room. Blockbusting fiction is bought as furniture. Unread, it maintains its value. Read, it looks like money wasted. Cunningly, Americans know that books contain a person, and they want the person, not the book.

  5. Angela Merkel:

    We have a lot of progress in many countries, particularly those that have been through a (bailout) program we have reform efforts in Italy, I say finally ... those are important signals, we have a new course, directed toward business, in France that is good news. But we have also wasted a lot of time, and time is pressing.

Images & Illustrations of wasted

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