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Wasted and not used well

wasted

adjective

something such as time or money that is wasted is not used effectively

underused

adjective

not used enough, so that people do not get all the benefits that they could

misspent

adjective

wasted or used badly

lost

adjective

lost time or chances have been wasted

underutilized

adjective

underused

down the drain

completely lost or wasted

SOLE

… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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bankster

a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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