wasteful

[weyst-fuhl]
adjective
1.
given to or characterized by useless consumption or expenditure: wasteful methods; a wasteful way of life.
2.
grossly extravagant; prodigal: a wasteful party.
3.
devastating or destructive: wasteful war.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English; see waste, -ful

wastefully, adverb
wastefulness, noun
unwasteful, adjective
unwastefully, adverb
unwastefulness, noun
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wasteful (ˈweɪstfʊl)
 
adj
1.  tending to waste or squander; extravagant
2.  causing waste, destruction, or devastation
 
'wastefully
 
adv
 
'wastefulness
 
n

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Example sentences
It's less wasteful to purchase a small bottle, and the containers are
  recyclable.
The alternative would be wasteful, not to mention downright cruel.
It was brilliant and aggressive, but it was wasteful of the life and substance
  of its common people.
But dress has subtler and more far-reaching possibilities than this crude,
  first-hand evidence of wasteful consumption only.
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