What does wastepaper mean?

Definitions for wastepaperˈweɪstˌpeɪ pər

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


  1. wastepaper(Noun)

    unwanted paper that has been discarded rather than recycled


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wastepaper in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wastepaper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Leon Botstein:

    Marriage is the wastepaper basket of the emotions.

  2. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn:

    Literature that is not the breath of contemporary society, that dares not transmit the pains and fears of that society, that does not warn in time against threatening moral and social dangers -- such literature does not deserve the name of literature; it is only a fa?ade. Such literature loses the confidence of its own people, and its published works are used as wastepaper instead of being read.

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