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  • v. To waste; waste completely; lay waste to; desolate.
  • v. To use up; exhaust; render emaciated or feeble; spend wastefully.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To desolate or lay waste utterly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To waste; desolate.

Etymologies

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From for- +‎ waste.

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