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wasteful meaning and definition

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WASTEFUL adjective

Definition of wasteful (adjective)

  1. inefficient in use of time and effort and materials
    • "a clumsy and wasteful process"; "wasteful duplication of effort"; "uneconomical ebb and flow of power"
    • synonyms: uneconomical
  2. tending to squander and waste
  3. laying waste
    • "when wasteful war shall statues overturn"- Shakespeare
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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