waste

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waste [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (use inefficiently)desperdiçar, gastar vt
 Europeans often do not like to waste paper.
 Normalmente, os europeus não gostam de desperdiçar (or: gastar) papel.
waste [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (opportunity) (oportunidade)desperdiçar vt
  (gíria)dormir no ponto loc vt
 He wasted his chances at college and did not study.
 Esta frase não é uma tradução da frase em inglês O vendedor dormiu no ponto perdendo a oportunidade de fazer um bom negócio.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (refuse, rubbish, garbage) (resíduos)lixo sm
 The orange juice factory created a lot of waste.
 A fábrica de suco de laranja gerou muito lixo.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (unused material) (material não usado)sobra sf
  refugo sm
 The parts factory had some metal waste.
 A fábrica de acessórios mecânicos tinha sobras de metal.
waste adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (unused) (não usado)de sobra loc adj
  refugado adj
 They didn't realize that there was value in the waste metal.
 Eles não se davam conta de que havia valor no metal de sobra.
 
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EnglishPortuguese
waste adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (products, matter: excreted)residual adj
 How much waste matter does the average human body excrete in 24 hours?
 Quanta matéria residual o corpo humano excreta em média dentro de 24 horas?
waste adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (undeveloped, uninhabited)desabitado, ermo adj
 There was nothing in the vast waste area of the valley.
waste adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (related to refuse)residual adj
 The waste processing industry is huge.
waste adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (related to sewage)de esgoto loc adj
 There is a waste treatment plant near here.
waste adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (rejected as useless)descartado adj
  residual adj
 Trying to come up with the ideal version of something often involves making a lot of waste products along the way.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (fact of wasting, inefficiency)desperdício sm
 The consultant was brought in to reduce waste in the process.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bodily waste)excremento sm
  excreção sf
 Can't you flush your waste down the toilet properly?!
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sewage)esgoto sm
 Sewage pipes carry the waste of many households to the sewage plant.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (chemical by-product)resíduo sm
 Many chemical plants produce toxic waste. They are running out of places to store nuclear waste.
 Muitas fábricas de produtos químicos produzem resíduos tóxicos. Eles estão ficando sem lugar para guardar resíduos nucleares.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (wear and tear)desgaste sm
  estrago sm
 There is not much waste on this old table.
waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (act of laying to waste)devastação, ruína sf
 The waste of the city followed a long siege.
wastes nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (desert)deserto sm
  ermo, desolado sm
 He found himself alone in the wastes of the Sahara.
waste [sb/sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." usu passive (fail to be appreciated)perder tempo loc vt
 She is wasted on him as he does not appreciate her fine qualities.
waste [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (lay to waste, destroy)assolar, devastar vt
 The soldiers wasted the enemy village.
waste vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (use up, wear away)gastar vt
 You have completely wasted that jacket!
waste vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang (intoxicate)estar embriagado loc vt
  inebriar vt
 He's wasted. Look! He can't even walk straight.
waste vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang (exhaust)cansar, esgotar vt
 I am so wasted! I didn't go to bed until three in the morning.
waste [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." US, slang, figurative (kill)matar vt
 The gangster bragged that he had wasted the rival gang member.
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lay waste to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (devastate)devastar vt
 The earthquake laid waste to the already devastated country.
radioactive waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (products left over from nuclear reactor) (produto remanescente do reator nuclear)lixo nuclear loc sm
 The environmental authorities find it difficult to handle radioactive waste safely.
solid waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (refuse and sewage which is not liquid) (depósito de esgoto em estado sólido)resíduo sólido sm
  lixo sólido sm
 The solid waste remains in the septic tank and liquids drain off to the soakaway.
toxic waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (dangerous by-product) (produto tóxico)lixo tóxico loc sm
toxic waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (dangerous by-product) (produto tóxico)lixo tóxico loc sm
trade waste nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (substance made by commercial activity)resíduos comerciais sm
waste away vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (become thin and weak) (tornar-se fraco)consumir-se, deteriorar-se vp
  desvanecer, enfraquecer vi
 If you don't eat you're just going to waste away. Some diseases can cause people to waste away.
waste bin nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (wastepaper basket, trash can) (lata de lixo para papéis, lata de lixo)lata de lixo sf
 I knocked over the waste bin, leaving food all over the floor.
waste disposal nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (kitchen sink unit for food waste) (pia de cozinha usada para restos de alimentos)depósito de lixo sm
 A waste disposal can be fitted directly beneath the kitchen sink.
waste disposal nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (management of refuse) (gerenciamento de lixo)depósito de lixo sm
 Last year the local authority spent over £8 million on waste disposal.
waste disposer nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (unit that flushes away sink waste) (dispositivo que descarta o lixo da pia)depósito de lixo sm
  triturador de resíduos/lixo sm
waste heat v (allow warmth to escape) (permitir o calor ser liberado)perder calor vt
 They waste heat by leaving the doors open.
waste management nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (disposal and treatment of waste) (descarte e tratamento de lixo)processamento de lixo sm
  reciclagem de lixo sm
waste material nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (refuse or sewage) (lixo ou esgoto)lixo sm
  material de descarte sm
  esgoto sm
waste of time nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (pointless activity) (atividade sem nexo)perda de tempo sf
 It's a waste of time trying to convince her.
waste pipe nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (tube that carries away sewage) (cano que transporta esgoto)cano de esgoto sm
  cano de escoamento sm
waste products nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (urine, faeces) (urina, fezes)material orgânico sm
  excreções orgânicas spl
  dejetos orgânicos spl
 Waste products are expelled from the human body in liquid and solid form.
waste products nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (unwanted material or by-products) (material indesejável)dejetos spl
  excreções spl
  material de descarte sm
 The reaction is slowed by the accumulation of waste products.
waste time v (do [sth] frivolous or pointless) (fazer algo frívolo ou sem nexo)perda de tempo sf
 He did puzzles just to waste time.
waste water nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (liquid waste, sewage) (lixo líquido, esgoto)esgoto sm
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