French translation of 'wasteful'
don't be wasteful
⇒ Try to avoid wasteful duplication of effort.
Essayez d'éviter de répéter inutilement les efforts.
ne gaspille pasto be wasteful of sth
⇒ British houses are notoriously wasteful of energy.
Les maisons britanniques sont notoires pour les gaspillages d'énergie qu'elles occasionnent.
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`It's wasteful ," he said, his handsome face grimacing distaste.An Older Woman
What a futile, wasteful game of hide-and-seek they had been playing with each other.The Ambassador's Women
Really, thought Kemp dispassionately, for a lady so keen on money she's very wasteful of nicotine.A Worm of Doubt
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Translation of wasteful from the Collins English to French Dictionary