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Synonyms of wasted in English:


  • 1 a wasted effort
    squandered, misspent, misdirected, misused, dissipated;
    pointless, useless, needless, unnecessary;
    vain, fruitless
  • 2 a wasted opportunity
    missed, lost, forfeited, neglected, squandered, bungled
    informal down the drain
  • 3 I'm wasted in this job
    underemployed in/for, underused in, too good for, above
  • 4 his wasted legs
    emaciated, atrophied, withered, shriveled, weak, frail, shrunken, skeletal, rickety, scrawny, wizened
  • 5 informal everybody at the party was wasted See drunk
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