Synonyms and Antonyms of misspend

  1. to use up carelessly <warned that a childhood spent playing video games was a misspent youth indeed> Synonyms blow, dissipate, fiddle away, fritter (away), lavish, lose, waste, run through, spend, squander, throw away, trifle (away)Related Words splurge; consume, deplete, exhaust, impoverish, overspend, shoot; indulge, overindulge; disburse, expend, lay outNear Antonyms economize, scrimp, skimp; preserve, protect, save; hoard, lay upAntonyms conserve

Learn More about misspend

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up misspend? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).