July 6, 2009

wast•rel

noun — [wast-rel]

definition: poetic/literary a wasteful or good-for-nothing person; a deadbeat.

example usage:

The righteousness of Christ, outside themselves, imputed to them through faith alone, did not make wastrels of them but worshippers.

John Piper, The Hidden Smile of God, 38


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