What does wastrel mean?

Definitions for wastrelˈweɪ strəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wastrel, waster(noun)

    someone who dissipates resources self-indulgently


  1. wastrel(Noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wastrel(noun)

    any waste thing or substance

  2. Wastrel(noun)

    waste land or common land

  3. Wastrel(noun)

    a profligate

  4. Wastrel(noun)

    a neglected child; a street Arab

  5. Wastrel(noun)

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Karl Kraus:

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

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