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See definition of wastage on Dictionary.com
  • as inwaste
  • as indissipation

synonyms for wastage

  • misuse
  • decay
  • desolation
  • destruction
  • devastation
  • dilapidation
  • dissipation
  • disuse
  • exhaustion
  • expenditure
  • extravagance
  • fritter
  • havoc
  • improvidence
  • lavishness
  • loss
  • misapplication
  • overdoing
  • prodigality
  • ravage
  • ruin
  • squander
  • squandering
  • wastefulness
  • lost opportunity
  • unthriftiness
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antonyms for wastage

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  • building
  • construction
  • creation
  • development
  • growth
  • improvement
  • hoarding
  • possessions
  • saving
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How to use wastage in a sentence

The country is swimming in vaccines—so much so, in fact, that experts are warning it may lead to more wastage as supply begins to significantly outstrip demand.
COVID-19 VACCINE WASTE IS ABOUT TO GO UP IN THE USANNABELLE TIMSITMAY 28, 2021QUARTZ
One of them has been the wastage of vaccine doses in transport, storage, or in clinic.
HOW MANY COVID VACCINES GO TO WASTE?ANNABELLE TIMSITMAY 28, 2021QUARTZ
The federal Vaccines for Children program, which provides kids with shots regardless of their family’s ability to pay, has an expected wastage rate of 5%, she says.
VACCINE WAITLIST DR. B COLLECTED DATA FROM MILLIONS. BUT HOW MANY DID IT HELP?MIA SATOMAY 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In Indiana, where hospitals have told the media about discarding some shots, the state Health Department said it requires wastage to be reported but wasn’t able to tell ProPublica how many doses have been tossed statewide.
HOW MANY VACCINE SHOTS GO TO WASTE? SEVERAL STATES AREN’T COUNTING.BY RYAN GABRIELSON, CAROLINE CHEN AND MOLLIE SIMONJANUARY 21, 2021PROPUBLICA
The “biggest benefit” Arise provides is to help companies “squeeze wastage out of a typical workday,” as John Meyer, a former Arise CEO once explained to a trade publication.
MEET THE CUSTOMER SERVICE REPS FOR DISNEY AND AIRBNB WHO HAVE TO PAY TO TALK TO YOUBY KEN ARMSTRONG, JUSTIN ELLIOTT AND ARIANA TOBINOCTOBER 2, 2020PROPUBLICA
This is the first and principal point at which we can stanch the wastage of teaching energy that now goes on.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Seen in this light, infant mortality and the cruel wastage of disease were viewed with complacence.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
And America continued rich and fat until the World War wastage shrank her to skin and bones again.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
Every hour of youth is precious and this wastage is unspeakably expensive.
HOW TO ANALYZE PEOPLE ON SIGHTELSIE LINCOLN BENEDICT AND RALPH PAINE BENEDICT
We have finished what we have to say about the use of food for the repair of bodily wastage.
PHYSIOLOGYERNEST G. MARTIN
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WORDS RELATED TO WASTAGE

  • diffusion
  • disintegration
  • dispersal
  • dispersion
  • dissemination
  • dissolution
  • distribution
  • emission
  • extravagance
  • improvidence
  • radiation
  • scattering
  • spread
  • vanishing
  • wastage
  • waste
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