- [person] despilfarrador, derrochador; [method] poco económico a wasteful use of resources una manera poco económica de utilizar los recursos she's wasteful with paper desperdicia mucho papelMore example sentences
- It's a very wasteful process, almost entirely due to the fine mesh of the nets.
- This is a wasteful process causing a net loss of nitrogen to the animal and pollution of the environment.
- We are finding that they are disappearing fast because of careless, wasteful use of outdoor light.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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