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Synonyms for wasted

Synonyms for wasted

Synonyms for wasted

serving no useful purpose

not used to good advantage

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(of an organ or body part) diminished in size or strength as a result of disease or injury or lack of use

very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold

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Or, on becoming too weak to go out of doors, I should sit propped up with pillows at the open window of the ground-floor front, and look wasted and interesting, so that all the pretty girls would sigh as they passed by.
It seems a pity you wasted two years in Paris," said Hayward.
In all his encounters with his son, the count was always conscious of his own guilt toward him for having wasted the family fortune, and so he could not be angry with him for refusing to marry an heiress and choosing the dowerless Sonya.
He was tall, thin, and wasted, with a slight stoop in the shoulders, a pale face, but somewhat blotchy, and disagreeably red about the eyelids, plain features, and a general appearance of languor and flatness, relieved by a sinister expression in the mouth and the dull, soulless eyes.
The labor of the Waziri and the gold of Opar had rebuilt and refurnished the wasted homestead of the Greystokes.