- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||squanders, squandering, squandered
||to spend or expend (money, time, or effort) wastefully.
He squandered the fortune that he had inherited, and now he was penniless.They shouldn't squander their time and effort on such a worthless project.
- consume, dissipate, fritter away, waste
- conserve, economize, eke, save
- similar words:
- blow, lavish, lose, misspend, misuse, splurge, wanton
||dissipate, gamble, misplace, waste