WasteSee also Desolate; Desolation; Idleness; Ruinyour strength shall be spent in vain, Lev. 26:20.barrel of meal shall not waste, 1 Kgs. 17:14.Ye see … how Jerusalem lieth waste, Neh. 2:17.boar out of the wood doth waste it, Ps. 80:13.slothful … to him that is a great waster, Prov. 18:9.treasure … a foolish man spendeth it, Prov. 21:20.Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, Isa. 6:11 (2 Ne. 16:11).Lord maketh the earth … waste, Isa. 24:1.generation to generation it shall lie waste, Isa. 34:10.I will make waste mountains, Isa. 42:15.created the waster to destroy, Isa. 54:16.do ye spend money for that which is not bread, Isa. 55:2.they shall build the old wastes, Isa. 61:4.our pleasant things are laid waste, Isa. 64:11.cities that are inhabited shall be laid waste, Ezek. 12:20.field is wasted, the land mourneth, Joel 1:10.To what purpose is this waste, Matt. 26:8.wasted his substance with riotous living, Luke 15:13.accused unto him that he had wasted his goods, Luke 16:1.spent their time in nothing else, Acts 17:21.I was in a dark and dreary waste, 1 Ne. 8:7.wo unto him … that wasteth the days of his probation, 2 Ne. 9:27.spend your strength with harlots, Mosiah 12:29.rather than spend their days in idleness, Alma 24:18.if we do not improve our time while in this life, Alma 34:33.whole earth would be utterly wasted at his coming, D&C 2:3 (JS—H 1:39).wo be unto man … that wasteth flesh, D&C 49:21.return … to build up the waste places of Zion, D&C 101:18 (103:11).that we should waste and wear out our lives, D&C 123:13.See also Hag. 1:6; John 6:12.