Waste away
Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Waste away" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 12 crossword solutions for Waste away.

We most recently saw this clue in The Sun Cryptic.

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  • The Sun Cryptic - Monday, 26 Oct 2020
  • USA Today - Monday, 7 Sep 2020

Crossword Answers

5 letters

Become ground down or deteriorate; "Her confidence eroded"

Fall into decay or ruin; "The unoccupied house started to decay"

6 letters

Pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"

7 letters

Cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid; "The acid corroded the metal"; "The steady dripping of water rusted the metal stopper in the sink"

Any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use)

Small quantity of fried batter containing fruit or meat or vegetables

Become smaller or lose substance; "Her savings dwindled down"

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8 letters

Cause to grow thin or weak; "The treatment emaciated him"

Cause to grow thin or weak; "The treatment emaciated him"

10 letters


11 letters

Grow worse; "Her condition deteriorated"; "Conditions in the slums degenerated"; "The discussion devolved into a shouting match"


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