What does wastrel mean?

Definitions for wastrel
ˈweɪ strəlwastrel

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wastrel, wasternoun

    someone who dissipates resources self-indulgently


  1. wastrelnoun

    One who is profligate, who wastes time or resources extravagantly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wastrelnoun

    any waste thing or substance

  2. Wastrelnoun

    waste land or common land

  3. Wastrelnoun

    a profligate

  4. Wastrelnoun

    a neglected child; a street Arab

  5. Wastrelnoun

    anything cast away as bad or useless, as imperfect bricks, china, etc

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wastrel in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wastrel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of wastrel in a Sentence

  1. Karl Kraus:

    Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.

Images & Illustrations of wastrel

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    a state of irritation or annoyance
    • A. abet
    • B. flub
    • C. huff
    • D. caddie

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