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squan·dered

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  1. squandered, wastedadjective

    not used to good advantage

    "squandered money cannot be replaced"; "a wasted effort"

    Synonyms:
    superfluous, wasted, bony, haggard, atrophied, skeletal, cadaverous, emaciated, otiose, pointless, senseless, diminished, gaunt, purposeless, pinched

    Antonyms:
    found

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  1. List of paraphrases for "squandered":

    wasted, missed, dissipated

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3907missed
#12442wasted
#17621skeletal
#17833diminished
#18270pointless
#31681haggard
#35057senseless
#35699superfluous
#40094bony
#45025pinched
#46430dissipated
#49528gaunt
#54883squandered
#89296emaciated
#148311purposeless
#149128atrophied
#194565cadaverous

How to use squandered in a sentence?

  1. Ryan Pack:

    Natural resources are meant to be used, not squandered and abused.

  2. President Trump:

    Tragically, Joe Biden has betrayed Israel and the Jewish community and squandered our amazing success.

  3. Sean Penn:

    Only the U.S. constitution could sideline his presidency... As the administration that followed squandered the surplus with misguided wars, the devastation we face today would have been tempered today if he (Clinton) had continued as our commander in chief.

  4. George Best:

    I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

  5. Jonathan Zdziarski:

    The FBI would need to resign itself to the fact that such an exploit would only be viable for a few months, if released to other departments, it would be a temporary Vegas jackpot that would quickly get squandered on the case backlog.


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