run off as waste; "The water wastes back into the ocean" Synonyms: run off,
get rid of; "We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer"
spend thoughtlessly; throw away; "He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends"; "You squandered the opportunity to get and advanced degree" Synonyms: blow, squander,
useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly; "if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste"; "mindless dissipation of natural resources" Synonyms: wastefulness, dissipation,
(law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect Synonyms: permissive waste,
the trait of wasting resources; "a life characterized by thriftlessness and waste"; "the wastefulness of missed opportunities" Synonyms: thriftlessness, wastefulness,
an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation; "the barrens of central Africa"; "the trackless wastes of the desert" Synonyms: barren, wasteland,
any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted; "they collect the waste once a week"; "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers" Synonyms: waste material, waste matter, waste product,