What does contiuous power PSU mean?

If my pc needs just 350w and I'm using psu with 500w continuous power. Does that mean its wasted 150w for nothing?
Or its just deliver 350w continuous power and 500w as maximum continuous power?
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  1. It will only use the amount of power the PC needs not run full blat at 500 watts all the time.
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