Squander - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Squander.

BLOW
BURN
DISSIPATE
LOSE
MISSPEND
WASTE
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BLOW
  1. cause to be revealed and jeopardized; "The story blew their cover"; "The double agent was blown by the other side"
  2. lay eggs; "certain insects are said to blow"
  3. forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth; "he gave his nose a loud blow"; "he blew out all the candles with a single puff"
  4. leave; informal or rude; "shove off!"; "The children shoved along"; "Blow now!"
  5. a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon; "a blow on the head"
  6. be in motion due to some air or water current; "The leaves were blowing in the wind"; "the boat drifted on the lake"; "The sailboat was adrift on the open sea"; "the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore"
  7. street name for cocaine
  8. spout moist air from the blowhole; "The whales blew"
  9. an unpleasant or disappointing surprise; "it came as a shock to learn that he was injured"
  10. cause to move by means of an air current; "The wind blew the leaves around in the yard"
BURN
  1. cause to undergo combustion; "burn garbage"; "The car burns only Diesel oil"
  2. destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
  3. use up (energy); "burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
  4. damage inflicted by fire
  5. create by duplicating data; "cut a disk"; "burn a CD"
  6. a place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)
  7. feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion; "She was burning with anger"; "He was burning to try out his new skies"
  8. an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
  9. cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort; "The sun burned his face"
  10. a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  11. feel hot or painful; "My eyes are burning"
  12. pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
  13. spend (significant amounts of money); "He has money to burn"
  14. Scottish stream
  15. burn at the stake; "Witches
DISSIPATE
  1. live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption
  2. spend frivolously and unwisely; "Fritter away one's inheritance"
  3. move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached";
  4. to cause to separate and go in different directions; "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds"
LOSE
  1. fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind; "I missed that remark"; "She missed his point"; "We lost part of what he said"
  2. allow to go out of sight; "The detective lost the man he was shadowing after he had to stop at a red light"
  3. miss from one's possessions; lose sight of; "I've lost my glasses again!"
  4. fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense; "She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat"
  5. fail to get or obtain; "I lost the opportunity to spend a year abroad"
  6. fail to make money in a business; make a loss or fail to profit; "I lost thousands of dollars on that bad investment!"; "The company turned a loss after the first year"
  7. be set at a disadvantage; "This author really suffers in translation"
  8. fail to win; "We lost the battle but we won the war"
  9. retreat
  10. place (something) where one cannot find it again; "I misplaced my eyegla
MISSPEND
  1. spend (money or other resources) unwisely
  2. spend time badly or unwisely; "He misspent his youth"
WASTE
  1. get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing; "The mafia liquidated the informer"; "the double agent was neutralized"
  2. run off as waste; "The water wastes back into the ocean"
  3. get rid of; "We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer"
  4. spend thoughtlessly; throw away;
  5. located in a dismal or remote area; desolate; "a desert island"; "a godforsaken wilderness crossroads"; "a wild stretch of land"; "waste places"
  6. become physically weaker; "Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world"
  7. useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly; "if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste"; "mindless dissipation of natural resources"
  8. cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
  9. (law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect
  10. cause to gro
Clue Database Last Updated: 16/11/2018 9:00am

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