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wasted

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Drug culture
wastedwast‧ed /ˈweɪstɪd/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 wasted journey/trip/effort etc2 WEAKvery thin and weak because of illness, old age etc 🔊 her thin, wasted body3 informalMDD very drunk or affected by drugs
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wastedThey clasped hers weakly and a smile flitted over the wasted features.Pembrooke had a wasted journey to Downpatrick yesterday.The government could have dealt with the problem there and then. It was a wasted opportunity.I felt as if my education had been wasted when I couldn't get a job.She thought back over the past four years - four wasted years married to a man who almost destroyed her.
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