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Squander

Squander means to waste money or supplies, or to waste opportunities by not using them to your advantage in a reckless and foolish manner.

Squander artinya memboroskan atau membuang-buang uang atau stok persediaan, atau membuang-buang kesempatan dengan ceroboh atau perilaku bodoh.

  • They’ll quite happily squander a whole year’s savings on two weeks in the sun.
  • Ireland squandered several chances, including a penalty that cost them the game.
  • entrepreneurs squander their profits on expensive cars
Terjemahan dari squander
verba
mengembara
wander, roam, rogue, stray, range, squander
memboroskan
waste, squander, throw away, burn, misspend, slather
melindangkan
run through, squander
menghabiskan dgn sia-sia
squander
nomina
pemborosan
waste, extravagance, dissipation, profligacy, prodigality, squander
Definisi squander
verba
waste (something, especially money or time) in a reckless and foolish manner.
entrepreneurs squander their profits on expensive cars
sinonim: waste, misspend, misuse, throw away, fritter away, spend recklessly, spend unwisely, spend like water, blow, go through, splurge, drop, pour down the drain
Sinonim
verba
  • waste, misspend, misuse, throw away, fritter away, spend recklessly, spend unwisely, spend like water, blow, go through, splurge, drop, pour down the drain
  • waste, blow
  • waste, consume, ware
Lebih sedikit sinonim
Contoh
  • entrepreneurs squander their profits on expensive cars
  • Continuing their protest tomorrow will only squander what dwindling public support they have left.
  • Today’s business environment makes it impossible for organizations to afford to squander any resources.
  • They always give away too many silly goals and squander too many easy chances.
  • The state of the health services and the plight of many of our old people are just two reasons why we cannot afford to squander money on another stadium.
  • Bolton boss Sam Allardyce could not hide his frustration at seeing his side squander a lead yet again.
  • Clearly, a failure of vision at this moment would squander that opportunity.
  • But what we must do, above all else, is not squander the opportunities we have.
  • Yet, they squandered these opportunities by not working hard enough.
  • During his time as governor, the enemies were student protesters who, Reagan argued, were squandering the opportunities hard-working taxpayers so kindly provided.
  • The 34-year-old said she claimed the cash because her husband, who was taking home £20,000 a year, was squandering the money on drugs.
  • He squandered the money brought in by the sale of Emile Heskey and Neil Lennon on over-priced under-achievers.
  • But the fact that your son is a squanderer and spendthrift does not prevent his inheritance from you.
  • He says too much tax revenue is being squandered on bureaucracy and inefficiency.
  • I know I am stern with her, but I do not want her to be a squanderer .
  • Schools, he insists, have squandered money that would have been better spent on teachers and books.
  • Now, the police have caught him, and found that he had squandered almost all the money.
  • Mr Yeo warned the whole event was in danger of becoming bogged down in costly bureaucracy, and that the Government was in danger of squandering a valuable opportunity to promote Britain.
  • The British public is tired of billions of pounds of taxpayers’ money being squandered on schemes that are scrapped after only a few years.
  • It was hard not to feel some sympathy for his opponent, who must have been kicking himself afterwards having squandered a two-set lead.
  • He should understand that hard-working British taxpayers do not want him squandering our tax money overseas when it could be used to help British people.
  • Economizers will be rewarded, squanderers will pay.
  • A washed-out match may present the Windies with their best chance of avoiding another defeat after squandering a terrific opportunity at St George’s Park.
  • It is sad that we have squandered the opportunity with the ending of the Cold War.
  • Trust and integrity are precious resources easily squandered, and hard to regain.
  • With the defeat in Barbados, the unpredictable Pakistan side squandered the opportunity of winning their first-ever Test series.
  • There’s so much to do in Vegas that squandering your money at the tables seems like a waste.
  • He squandered a real opportunity to do something about homelessness and hunger.
  • Horlock then squandered three chances inside four minutes.
  • I have budgeted successfully since I was a student and have never squandered money.

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