a person or thing that wastes
time, money, etc.
a piece of ceramic ware warped, cracked, or melted during firing.
a destroyer: The Vandals were wasters of cities.
5. Chiefly British, wastrel ( def 2 )
Origin: 1300–50; Middle English
< Anglo-French wastere, wastour
); later understood as waste
is always a great word to know.
So is ninnyhammer. Does it mean: