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Our powers are given us to be used; and unless they are used they waste away.

In fact she was so very, very fat that nobody thought she could waste away.

There is no virtue in feeding when the manure is permitted to waste away.

You are too much of a man, Felt, to waste away in these wilds.

All rocks have a tendency to waste away under the influence of the atmosphere.

He will not suffer to waste away and vanish the faith for which he died.

If any one group is over-used there will come a time when they will begin to waste away.

The same muscle that grows when used within certain limits will waste away when deprived of proper exercise.

Soon the left gland will waste away until it is no larger than in a small boy.

Yet might they not so waste away their bodies, but that they recovered from their sorrows, as still happeneth oft enow.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.