- Reading and JLPT level
- Kana Reading
- Word Senses
- Parts of speech
- noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
- waste; extravagance
- Example sentence
- 浪費は欠乏のもと。 Waste makes want.
Examples of 浪費, ろうひ in a sentence
Waste makes want.
Waste not, want not.
It is not wise, nor in the long run is it kind, to tax the thrifty for the thriftless.
She turned out the light so as not to waste electricity.
She is not rich enough to waste money.
She could not persuade him not to waste half an hour to save a few pennies.
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