Detailed Translations for waste from English to Swedish


waste [the ~] noun

  1. the waste (rubbish; refuse; litter)
    avfall; sopor; skräp
  2. the waste (squandering; wastage)
    avfall; slöseri
  3. the waste (coal-dust; slack)
  4. the waste

to waste verb (wastes, wasted, wasting)

  1. to waste (squander; dissipate)
    öda; slösa
    • öda verb (ödar, ödade, ödat)
    • slösa verb (slösar, slösade, slösat)
  2. to waste (spoil)
    förstöra; fördärva
    • förstöra verb (förstör, förstörde, förstört)
    • fördärva verb (fördärvar, fördärvade, fördärvat)
  3. to waste (spill; dissipate; slop; mess; squander)
    slösa; förbruka; låta förfaras; misshushålla; ödsla
    • slösa verb (slösar, slösade, slösat)
    • förbruka verb (förbrukar, förbrukade, förbrukat)
    • låta förfaras verb (låter förfaras, låt förfaras, låtit förfaras)
    • misshushålla verb (misshushåller, misshushöll, misshushållit)
    • ödsla verb (ödslar, ödslade, ödslat)
  4. to waste (throw away)
    kasta bort; slösa bort
    • kasta bort verb (kastar bort, kastade bort, kastat bort)
    • slösa bort verb (slösar bort, slösade bort, slösat bort)

Conjugations for waste:

  1. waste
  2. waste
  3. wastes
  4. waste
  5. waste
  6. waste
simple past
  1. wasted
  2. wasted
  3. wasted
  4. wasted
  5. wasted
  6. wasted
present perfect
  1. have wasted
  2. have wasted
  3. has wasted
  4. have wasted
  5. have wasted
  6. have wasted
past continuous
  1. was wasting
  2. were wasting
  3. was wasting
  4. were wasting
  5. were wasting
  6. were wasting
  1. shall waste
  2. will waste
  3. will waste
  4. shall waste
  5. will waste
  6. will waste
continuous present
  1. am ting
  2. are ting
  3. is ting
  4. are ting
  5. are ting
  6. are ting
  1. be wasted
  2. be wasted
  3. be wasted
  4. be wasted
  5. be wasted
  6. be wasted
  1. waste!
  2. let's waste!
  3. wasted
  4. wasting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they


  1. waste (decay)
  2. waste (wastage; loss)

Translation Matrix for waste:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
avfall litter; refuse; rubbish; squandering; wastage; waste eyerings; garbage; household refuse; rubbish; scrap; tailing; trash; waste material
förstöra demolition; destruction
kasta bort throwing out
koldamm coal-dust; slack; waste
skräp litter; refuse; rubbish; waste chaff; daub; dollop; junk; junk e-mail; litter; piece of junk; piece of trash; rag; scrap; tatter; trash
slöseri squandering; wastage; waste extravagance; prodigality
sopor litter; refuse; rubbish; waste garbage; household refuse; pieces of rubbish; rubbish; trash
- barren; dissipation; permissive waste; thriftlessness; waste material; waste matter; waste product; wastefulness; wasteland
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
förbruka dissipate; mess; slop; spill; squander; waste consume; dispatch; spend; tire out; use; use up; wear out
fördärva spoil; waste spoil
förstöra spoil; waste attack; blow; botch up; break down; break up; damage; demolish; destroy; destruct; devastate; disband; dismantle; drag down; eliminate; erode; exhaust; exterminate; get down; invalidate; lay waste; liquidate; mess up; muck up; pull down; ruin; spoil; take down; take the edge of; tear down; tear loose; trash; wear out; work to death; wreck
kasta bort throw away; waste cast off; discard; throw away; throw off; throw out
låta förfaras dissipate; mess; slop; spill; squander; waste
misshushålla dissipate; mess; slop; spill; squander; waste
slösa dissipate; mess; slop; spill; squander; waste
slösa bort throw away; waste flog; spend; squander
öda dissipate; squander; waste
ödsla dissipate; mess; slop; spill; squander; waste flog; spend; squander
- blow; consume; desolate; devastate; do in; emaciate; knock off; languish; lay waste to; liquidate; macerate; neutralise; neutralize; pine away; ravage; rot; run off; scourge; squander; ware
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- godforsaken; wild
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
förstöra blast
lägervall decay; waste
svinn loss; wastage; waste wastage
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
fördärva corrupt; degenerate; depraved; perverted; putrefied; rotten

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Synonyms for "waste":

Antonyms for "waste":

Related Definitions for "waste":

  1. located in a dismal or remote area; desolate1
    • waste places1
  2. useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly1
    • if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste1
  3. (law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect1
  4. the trait of wasting resources1
    • a life characterized by thriftlessness and waste1
  5. an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation1
    • the trackless wastes of the desert1
  6. any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted1
    • they collect the waste once a week1
  7. become physically weaker1
    • Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world1
  8. cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly1
  9. cause to grow thin or weak1
  10. lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief1
  11. spend extravagantly1
    • waste not, want not1
  12. use inefficiently or inappropriately1
    • waste heat1
    • waste a joke on an unappreciative audience1
  13. get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing1
  14. run off as waste1
    • The water wastes back into the ocean1
  15. get rid of1
    • We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer1
  16. spend thoughtlessly; throw away1
    • He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends1

Wiktionary Translations for waste:

  1. desolate place
  2. loss, ineffective use
  3. decay
  4. useless products, garbage
  5. excrement
  1. barren
  2. excess
  3. superfluous; needless
  1. to destroy
  2. to decay
  3. to squander
  4. to kill
  5. to weaken

Cross Translation:
waste kassation; utskottsvara Ausschussnur Singular: produzierte Ware, die nicht dem Qualitätsstandard entspricht und daher aus der Produktion entnommen wird
waste sopor; avfall Müll — gemischte Abfall, wertlose Abfallmischung
waste sopor; avfall AbfallWirtschaft, Hauswirtschaft: der bei der Verwendung oder Verarbeitung überfällige Rest (auch im übertragenen Sinn)
waste slösa; öda; ödsla dissiperdétruire en disperser.
waste slösa; öda; ödsla prodiguerdonner, dépenser avec profusion.

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