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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: squander(0.01156 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to squander.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: spend thoughtlessly; throw away; “He wasted his inheritance
on his insincere friends”; “You squandered the
opportunity to get and advanced degree” [syn: waste, blow]
2: spend extravagantly; “waste not, want not” [syn: consume,
English → English (gcide)
Squander \Squan"der\, n.
The act of squandering; waste.
Squander \Squan"der\ (skw[o^]n"d[~e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Squandered (-d[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Squandering.] [Cf.
Scot. squatter to splash water about, to scatter, to
squander, Prov. E. swatter, Dan. sqvatte, Sw. sqv["a]tta to
squirt, sqv["a]ttra to squander, Icel. skvetta to squirt out,
to throw out water.]
1. To scatter; to disperse. [Obs.]
Our squandered troops he rallies. --Dryden.
2. To spend lavishly or profusely; to spend prodigally or
wastefully; to use without economy or judgment; to
dissipate; as, to squander an estate.
The crime of squandering health is equal to the
Syn: To spend; expend; waste; scatter; dissipate.
Squander \Squan"der\, v. i.
1. To spend lavishly; to be wasteful.
They often squandered, but they never gave.
2. To wander at random; to scatter. [R.]
The wise man's folly is anatomized
Even by squandering glances of the fool. --Shak.