piss away


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piss (something) away

To waste something, especially in a very careless or foolish manner. I can't believe you pissed away our life savings at the racecourse. I had a lot of strings to get you a meeting with the CEO, so don't piss this opportunity away!
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piss away

Squander, waste, as in They've pissed away a fortune on those horses. This term uses piss in the sense of "discharge something as though it were urine." [ Vulgar slang; first half of 1900s]
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piss away

v. Vulgar Slang
To waste or squander something.
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Shah, an American citizen born in Pakistan who lives in Fenton, uses business writer Peter Lynch's "bladder theory of cash," which says that cash-rich corporations piss away their cash reserves by "diworsefying" into businesses they cannot manage well.
So I invite the blue suits who think welfare families have enough to do the math, to budget it out, to adequately explain how we managed to survive for weeks on the same cash they piss away on one seafood dinner or cable TV or the latest Leo DiCaprio flick.