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Definition 1: small quantity of fried batter containing fruit or meat or vegetables - [noun denoting food]

(fritter is a kind of ...) small cake in the form of a ring or twist or ball or strip fried in deep fat

(... is a kind of fritter ) fritter containing sliced apple

(... is a kind of fritter ) fritter containing corn or corn kernels

Definition 2: spend frivolously and unwisely - [verb of consumption]

Samples where fritter or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Fritter away one's inheritance

Synonyms for fritter in the sense of this definition

(fritter is a kind of ...) spend extravagantly

"waste not, want not"

(fritter implies ...) use up (resources or materials)

"this car consumes a lot of gas" "We exhausted our savings" "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"

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