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waste·ful

 (wāst′fəl)
adj.
Marked by or inclined to waste; extravagant.

waste′ful·ly adv.
waste′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.wastefully - to a wasteful manner or to a wasteful degree; "we are still prodigally rich compared to others"
Translations
بِتَبْذير، بِمضْيَعَه
á eyîslusaman hátt
isaraf ederek

wastefully

[ˈweɪstfəlɪ] ADV [use] → antieconómicamente, excesivamente

wastefully

[ˈweɪstfʊli] adv
to use sth wastefully → gaspiller qchwaste ground nterrain m vague
a piece of waste ground → un terrain vague

wastefully

advverschwenderisch; organizedunwirtschaftlich

wastefully

[ˈweɪstfəlɪ] adv to spend wastefullyfare degli sprechi nello spendere
to use sth wastefully → non utilizzare al meglio qc

waste

(weist) verb
to fail to use (something) fully or in the correct or most useful way. You're wasting my time with all these stupid questions.
noun
1. material which is or has been made useless. industrial waste from the factories; (also adjective) waste material.
2. (the) act of wasting. That was a waste of an opportunity.
3. a huge stretch of unused or infertile land, or of water, desert, ice etc. the Arctic wastes.
ˈwastage (-tidʒ) noun
loss by wasting; the amount wasted. Of the total amount, roughly 20% was wastage.
ˈwasteful adjective
involving or causing waste. Throwing away that bread is wasteful.
ˈwastefully adverb
ˈwastefulness noun
waste paper
paper which is thrown away as not being useful. Offices usually have a great deal of waste paper.
wastepaper basket (ˈweispeipə)
a basket or other (small) container for waste paper. Put those old letters in the wastepaper basket.
waste pipe (ˈweispaip)
a pipe to carry off waste material, or water from a sink etc. The kitchen waste pipe is blocked.
waste away
to decay; to lose weight, strength and health etc. He is wasting away because he has a terrible disease.
References in classic literature ?
Either I must throw overboard all my old values of money and look upon it as something to be flung about wastefully, or I must throw overboard my comradeship with these men whose peculiar quirks made them like strong drink.
She appeared never to have thought of that; she had been living wastefully for years, in a house five times too big for her, on a footing that I could explain only by the presumption that, excessive as it was, the space she enjoyed cost her next to nothing and that small as were her revenues they left her, for Venice, an appreciable margin.
Ritter was notoriously anti-British, as Stilwell and Mountbatten in Burma demonstrates with original archival material--yet additional archival refutes the accusation that Stilwell's hatred of the British led him to wastefully sacrifice the lives of his men during the 1944 North Burma Campaign.
As a result, many providers were accused of wastefully overinvesting in capital, at the public's expense.
Charlie Walker wastefully blasted a good chance wide from ten yards for the home side before Nathan Vaughan denied the forward with a smart save.
Lukaku curled a shot wide after just 90 seconds, had a half-volley cleared off the line by Alex Lawless, fired wastefully wide at the near-post and poked one past goalkeeper Artur Krysiak but off the end of the pitch in the first half, and did not get any closer after the break.
Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye missed a good chance on the hour, blazing a shot wastefully over the bar after being teed up by Spurs old boy Andros Townsend.
Workers have decided to use their Christmas card budget on the mission, instead of spending the cash wastefully.
Three minutes later the Portugal international wastefully side-footed a clever Rooney cut-back wide of Turnbull's left-hand post.
The away side should have led by two at the break but Steven Doris wastefully headed wide from six yards and then Verlaque nodded a Mark Lamont free-kick against a post.
But it's also the tipping point at which ordinarily-sane people start excitedly shoving loads of berries into Pimm's or wastefully squeezing cubes of pineapple into expensive champagne.
Every year, around 140 billion cubic meters of natural gas produced together with oil is wastefully burned or "flared" at thousands of oil fields around the world.