Adjective "Wastage" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Wastage


    Definition:

    1. loss by use, wear, decay, etc.

    2. loss or losses as the result of wastefulness: The annual wastage of time due to illness is appalling.

    3. the action or process of wasting: the steady wastage of erosion.

    4. something that is wasted; waste or waste materials: The river was befouled by factory wastage.

    Examples:

    "values can be wastage."

    "norms can be wastage."