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Definitions of wastes word

  • noun wastes Plural form of waste. 1
  • noun plural wastes barren areas 0

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Parts of speech for Wastes


wastes popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 83% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for wastes

noun wastes

  • wilderness — a wooded area in NE Virginia: several battles fought here in 1864 between armies of Grant and Lee.
  • wastelands — Plural form of wasteland.

Antonyms for wastes

noun wastes

verb wastes

  • constructs — Plural form of construct.
  • fills — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fill.
  • helps — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of help.
  • gathers — Plural form of gather.
  • aids — AIDS is a disease which destroys the natural system of protection that the body has against other diseases. AIDS is an abbreviation for 'acquired immune deficiency syndrome'.

Top questions with wastes

  • what kind of toxic wastes are produced by nuclear energy?
  • what are oxygen demanding wastes?
  • what system removes metabolic wastes from the body?
  • what rids the body of nitrogen containing wastes?

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