What is another word for wasted away?

218 synonyms found


[ wˈe͡ɪstɪd ɐwˈe͡ɪ], [ wˈe‍ɪstɪd ɐwˈe‍ɪ], [ w_ˈeɪ_s_t_ɪ_d ɐ_w_ˈeɪ]

"Wasted away" is a phrase that generally refers to someone or something that has deteriorated or diminished over time. This phrase can be replaced with a variety of synonyms such as "shrunk", "diminished", "dwindled", "decayed", "faded", "evaporated", "disappeared", "weakened", "depleted", "frittered away" and "whittled down". These words can be used to describe the physical and emotional state of a person or thing. For example, we can say that an old building has "decayed" or a person has "shrunk" with age. In any case, using synonyms for "wasted away" can add vivid descriptions to any writing.

Synonyms for Wasted away:

How to use "Wasted away" in context?

I'm wasting away. It's not that I'm not trying. I'm busting my tail. I'm going to bed at the same time every night, skipping meals as much as possible, and not drinking alcohol. I'm even going to the gym, but I don't see the results I want. I look in the mirror and I see a weak and tired looking person. I don't have the energy to do anything. My stomach is constantly bloated, my face is gaunt, and my hair is lank. I feel like I'm slowly wasting away.

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