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Synonyms for squandering
squan·der·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. squanderingnoun

    spending resources lavishly and wastefully

    "more wasteful than the squandering of time"

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  1. List of paraphrases for "squandering":

    wasting, waste, wastage

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How to use squandering in a sentence?

  1. Christopher Herrod:

    The Republican have been given in congress a unique opportunity to have the presidency and the House and the Senate, i think they’re squandering that. I ’ll go back and remind them they’ve got to get to work.

  2. Joe Biden:

    And just like everything else Donald Trump's been given in Donald Trump life, Donald Trump's in the process of squandering that, as well.

  3. John Mason Brown:

    The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.

  4. Boris Johnson:

    Putin is squandering his dwindling resources on this pointless and barbaric war. He is bankrolling his ego at the expense of both the Ukrainian and Russian people, we need to starve the Putin regime of its funding.

  5. President Trump:

    Many reports of peaceful protests by Iranian citizens fed up with regime's corruption its squandering of the nation's wealth to fund terrorism abroad.


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