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1. waste

verb. ['ˈweɪst'] spend thoughtlessly; throw away.

Synonyms

  • use
  • squander
  • blow
  • expend

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • passive
  • active
  • idle

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Food Waste

  • misplaced
  • interlaced
  • displaced
  • disgraced
  • unplaced
  • retraced
  • replaced
  • lambaste
  • foretaste
  • embraced
  • distaste
  • encased
  • defaced
  • debased
  • traced
  • spaced
  • placed
  • graced
  • erased
  • braced
  • waist
  • taste
  • raced
  • paste
  • paced
  • laced
  • haste
  • faced
  • chaste
  • chased

Sentences with food-waste


1. Noun Phrase
Unlike the outdoor locations, indoor fly sustenance is gained through decomposing trash and other food waste.

2. Noun Phrase
Drop orange peels and lemon slices in the kitchen sink's food waste disposer unit.

2. waste

verb. ['ˈweɪst'] use inefficiently or inappropriately.

Synonyms

  • utilize
  • employ
  • utilise
  • apply

Antonyms

  • win
  • stay
  • chaste
  • motivated

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. waste

noun. ['ˈweɪst'] any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted.

Synonyms

  • exhaust fumes
  • scraps
  • scrap
  • refuse
  • excretion
  • dross
  • skank
  • waste product
  • material
  • body waste
  • excretory product
  • crud
  • excreta
  • sewer water
  • slop
  • wastewater
  • excrement
  • impurity
  • rubbish
  • food waste
  • sewerage
  • garbage
  • pollutant
  • fumes
  • toxic waste
  • toxic industrial waste
  • exhaust
  • sewage
  • effluent
  • waste material
  • waste matter
  • trash
  • filth

Antonyms

  • unworldly
  • mental
  • starve
  • purity

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. waste

noun. ['ˈweɪst'] useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly.

Synonyms

  • highlife
  • waste of energy
  • extravagance
  • wastefulness
  • activity
  • high life
  • squandering
  • boondoggle
  • waste of material
  • dissipation
  • prodigality
  • waste of effort
  • waste of money
  • lavishness

Antonyms

  • unstuff
  • pull
  • empty
  • obey

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. waste

noun. ['ˈweɪst'] the trait of wasting resources.

Synonyms

  • thriftlessness
  • shortsightedness
  • improvidence

Antonyms

  • allow
  • lend oneself
  • natural object
  • incorporeal

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. waste

verb. ['ˈweɪst'] become physically weaker.

Synonyms

  • sphacelate
  • gangrene
  • rot
  • deteriorate
  • necrose
  • drop
  • mortify
  • degenerate

Antonyms

  • refresh
  • fill
  • incoming
  • flatter

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. waste

verb. ['ˈweɪst'] get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing.

Synonyms

  • do in
  • liquidate
  • knock off
  • kill
  • neutralise

Antonyms

  • undershoot
  • absorb
  • unweave
  • abstain

Etymology

  • waste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wasten (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.

Synonyms

  • soul food
  • micronutrient
  • comfort food
  • manna
  • comestible
  • beverage
  • provisions
  • chyme
  • feed
  • alimentation
  • fare
  • water
  • vitellus
  • aliment
  • commissariat
  • miraculous food
  • yolk
  • manna from heaven
  • nutrient
  • medium
  • pabulum
  • drinkable
  • solid food
  • provender
  • potable
  • sustenance
  • substance
  • drink
  • victuals
  • viands
  • victual
  • edible
  • eatable
  • nutrition
  • food product
  • foodstuff
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • tough
  • indigestible
  • inedible
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment.

Synonyms

  • junk food
  • fresh foods
  • baked goods
  • coconut meat
  • pasta
  • slop
  • breakfast food
  • loaf
  • leftovers
  • nutrient
  • dika bread
  • meat
  • green groceries
  • fish
  • yogurt
  • solid food
  • convenience food
  • solid
  • butter
  • green goods
  • health food
  • chocolate
  • yoghourt
  • cheese
  • seafood
  • produce
  • yoghurt
  • alimentary paste
  • coconut
  • fresh food

Antonyms

  • deprive
  • soft water
  • fresh water
  • hard water

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking.

Synonyms

  • pabulum
  • mental object
  • intellectual nourishment
  • cognitive content
  • food for thought

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • abstain

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))
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