inefficient in use of time and effort and materials
"a clumsy and wasteful process"; "wasteful duplication of effort"; "uneconomical ebb and flow of power"
tending to squander and waste
"when wasteful war shall statues overturn"- Shakespeare
full of waste; destructive to property; ruinous; as, wasteful practices or negligence; wasteful expenses
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
waste; desolate; unoccupied; untilled
The numerical value of wasteful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of wasteful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I will also cancel all wasteful climate change spending from Obama/Clinton.
The show confirms their worst suspicions—that Americans are fat, lazy, slothful, [and] wasteful.
What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is.
This was really depressing when we expected that this should be a total shift from the wasteful culture that we had in the past.
Shame on the Republicans and the Democrats for passing such a wasteful spending bill last week, and to top it off, funding Planned Parenthood!
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