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waste

Which Means:

To use only a little bit of and throw the rest away. (Homonym of 'waist')

As In:

Image Nathan was careful not to waste any paper in making his project.

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'Waste' can also be a noun meaning what is thrown out or not used: You can make a difference in the environment and not create much waste.

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waist

Which Means:

The area around the middle of your body, above your hips and below your ribs. (Homonym of 'waste')

As In:

Image Corsets during the Middle Ages were fashionable, making women have small waists.

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To remember how to spell 'waist', maybe you can think that 'I' have a 'waist'.

 
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