discard


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Synonyms for discard

to let go or get rid of as being useless or defective, for example

Synonyms for discard

anything that is cast aside or discarded

(cards) the act of throwing out a useless card or of failing to follow suit

getting rid something that is regarded as useless or undesirable

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I had had to discard my rifle before I commenced the rapid descent of the cliff, so that now I was armed only with a hunting knife, and this I whipped from its scabbard as Kho leaped toward me.
It is true that Marmaduke, by thus purchasing estates that had been wrested by violence from others, rendered himself obnoxious to the censures of that Sect which, at the same time that it discards its children from a full participation in the family union, seems ever unwilling to abandon them entirely to the world.
Ah got not one leetle beet hunch," he regretfully tossed his hand into the discards.
In many places fish production has reached maximum sustainable levels, and for some fisheries discard levels and analysis of fish catch compositions can offer insights into the well-being of remaining stocks.
Q If you have a PT only to draw, and are using plastic tubes, what do you use as a discard tube since the red-stopper tube cannot be used?
He shows, for instance, how it took the inventors of various paper cups years and many discarded models--from cups that opened like paper bags to those that came with pleats--to create the products that we now use and discard without a second thought.
These high-temperature (203[degrees]C/400[degrees] F) flexible material liners prevent hot food from baking on, burning on, or building up on the surface of commonly used pans, pots, and roasters PanSaver pan liners make cleanup faster and easier: Users simply discard the pan liner and rinse and sterilize the pan.
If South ruffs you discard your losing spade and have twelve tricks.
Using a slotted spoon, remove the konbu and discard.
This article grows out of a concern that, in making the switch from QA to CQI, we will discard or inadvertently lose much of value in QA and may not achieve many of the things that proponents expect CQI will accomplish.
Cut rind off watermelon; use to make pickles (directions follow); or discard if you've already made the pickles.
The discard rate among consumers for prepaid payment cards was 27.
More freedom to bank and borrow quota and funding for new fishing gear under the Au43m European Maritime and Fisheries Fund will be officially announced by Fisheries Minister George Eustice in Selsey today as part the government s plans to help fishermen prepare for the discard ban.