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Meaning of WASTEFULNESS

Pronunciation:  w'eystfulnus

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  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"
  2. [n]  the trait of wasting resources; "a life characterized by thriftlessness and waste"; "the wastefulness of missed opportunities"
 

WASTEFULNESS is a 12 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: dissipation, thriftlessness, waste, waste
 
 See Also: activity, extravagance, high life, highlife, improvidence, lavishness, prodigality, shortsightedness, squandering, waste of effort, waste of energy, waste of material, waste of money, waste of time

 

 

 

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