"they collect the waste once a week"
"much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"
"if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste"
"mindless dissipation of natural resources"
"a life characterized by thriftlessness and waste"
"the wastefulness of missed opportunities"
"the barrens of central Africa"
"the trackless wastes of the desert"
"a desert island"
"a godforsaken wilderness crossroads"
"a wild stretch of land"
"He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends"
"You squandered the opportunity to get and advanced degree"
"waste a joke on an unappreciative audience"
"We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer"
"The water wastes back into the ocean"
"The mafia liquidated the informer"
"the double agent was neutralized"
"waste not, want not"
"After her husband died, she just pined away"
"The treatment emaciated him"
"The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
"Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world"
wastebasket n. 废纸篓;
wasted adj. （常指因病而）憔悴的，疲惫不堪;徒劳的；无用的;
wasteful adj. 浪费的;挥霍的;奢侈的;〈诗〉荒芜的;
wasteland n. 荒地;荒漠;贫乏;
wastepaper n. 纸屑; adj. 废纸的;
waster n. 造成浪费的人或东西，挥霍者;不珍惜时间和金钱的人;
wastewater n. 废水;
waste management 废物管理;
printed waste 废印刷纸;
fluoride waste 含氟废物;
immobilized waste 固定废物;
waste fuel 废燃料，燃料渣;
waste strength 废水浓度;
waste products 废品，次品;
waste slag 废渣，弃渣;
cool waste 低放射性废物;
waste away 变得衰弱[消瘦];铄;
filament waste 碎片废料;
surface waste 地面径流;
waste heap 废石堆，废石推;
distillery waste [医]酒厂废水;
yarn waste 纱线下脚;
waste classification [医]废物分类;
metabolic waste 代谢废料;
waste monitoring 废物监测;
unreclaimable waste 不可修废品;
waste raise 放废石天井;