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squandering

adjective

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squandering

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squandering

verb
present participle of squander

Synonyms & Antonyms of squandering (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to use up carelessly
  • squandered all her money gambling in casinos

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2 to cause (members of a group) to move widely apart
  • a single blast of the shotgun squandered the herd of deer

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“Squandering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/squandering. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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