1 serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being; "otiose lines in a play"; "advice is wasted words" [syn: otiose, pointless, superfluous]
2 not used to good advantage; "squandered money cannot be replaced"; "a wasted effort" [syn: squandered]
3 (of an organ or body part) diminished in size or strength as a result of disease or injury or lack of use; "partial paralysis resulted in an atrophied left arm" [syn: atrophied, diminished] [ant: hypertrophied]
4 very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold; "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration" [syn: bony, cadaverous, emaciated, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal]
5 made uninhabitable; "upon this blasted heath"- Shakespeare; "a wasted landscape" [syn: blasted, desolate, desolated, devastated, ravaged, ruined]
Wasted may refer to:
- "Wasted" (Def Leppard song), a song by Def Leppard.
- Wasted (L.A. Guns EP), an EP by L.A. Guns
- Wasted (single), an album by And One.
- "Wasted" (Carrie Underwood song), a song by Carrie Underwood from her 2005 album Some Hearts
- "Wasted," a song by Circle Jerks from their 1980 album Group Sex
- "Wasted," a song by Mazzy Star from their 1993 album So Tonight That I Might See
- "Wasted," a 53-second song by punk band Black Flag
- "Wasted" a song by Paranoid Social Club.
- "Wasted Days and Wasted Nights," a song by Freddy Fender.
- "Wasted Years," a song by Iron Maiden
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