Squanderの例文や意味・使い方に関するQ&A

「Squander」を含む文の意味

Q: They squander their birth in isms.(especially isms) とはどういう意味ですか?
A: isms refers to the ending -ism. Like in capitalism, socialism, Buddhism Hinduism etc. So it seems like the meaning is: they waste their life following ideologies (-isms)
Q: squander とはどういう意味ですか?
A: To squander = to waste something, but in a big way. For example, a child who has inherited a large amount of money from his or her parents SQUANDERS their inheritance.
Q: squander とはどういう意味ですか?
A: To use something up, with little good results/benefits.

My neighbors won the lottery, then squandered the money on alcohol and drugs

I lent money to my brother for university, he squandered it partying.
Q: squander とはどういう意味ですか?
A: To waste, malgastar. Especially an opportunity

「Squander」の使い方・例文

Q: squander を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: QAの全文をご確認ください

「Squander」の類語とその違い

Q: squander と splurge はどう違いますか?
A: @Merymony squander is more associated with ‘waste’.
Ex: don’t squander your opportunity!

Splurge is more associated with ‘extravagant’ or ‘ostentation’ (to show off)

Ex: She decided to splurge a little on a new dress
Q: squander と splurge はどう違いますか?
A: Squander means to waste the very limited resources you have.

Splurge means to spend more money than you normally would, but not leaving yourself poor.

A poor man Gamble's his last bit of money and loses. He squandered what little money he had. A well employed man, certainly doesn't buy a big screen TV every day, but today he splurged and bought the TV.
Q: to squander と to waste はどう違いますか?
A: Generally, "squander" is more often used with figurative or abstract things like "opportunities" or "chances" or "youth" etc but also sometimes "money"

The general sense with "squander" is that you start with a lot of something and then waste it.

e.g.

"He inherited millions from his father but he squandered it all."


"waste" can be used with abstract things but also more physical things like "food", "energy", "time", "money" etc
Q: squander と waste はどう違いますか?
A: They mean the same for the most part

But squander usually refers to money and time

“The millionaire squandered his earnings on 4 cars”

While waste is use for anything of the same context

“I didn’t want to waste my food but I wasn’t hungry”


Each word can take the place of the other squandered is just more formal

「Squander」を翻訳

Q: squandered は 英語 (イギリス) で何と言いますか?
A: QAの全文をご確認ください
Q: squander around は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?

「Squander」についての他の質問

Q: squander large amount of money? or squander a large amount of money? or squander large amounts of money? or these three are all ok? 谢谢
A: thank you!(๑•̀ㅂ•́)و✧
Q: don't squander time, focus on the study and you will pass on the test この表現は自然ですか?
A: Thank you... Can I ask you another question?
Q: I squander my time waiting for you. この表現は自然ですか?
A: "I wasted my time waiting for you"

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