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throw money away

To waste money. Quit throwing money away on rent and just move back in with your parents. I really threw money away when I bought that old car—it breaks down almost daily.
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He also made no provision for future economic downturns despite inheriting a well-run, rich economy; threw money away left, right and centre and gave in to every demand of the corrupt EU.
Ruud Gullit threw money away on Duncan Ferguson and Didier Domi.
Yet it also transferred all credit risk in the bankng system to the taxpayer, by assuring that the government stood ready to repay depositors whenever some daredevil or dimwit threw money away on nutty loans.