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To throw away (something unwanted or useless)
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“Now, you get the wicker brush and the dustpan from the broom closet, and I'll get the box to discard this rubbish.”
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To reject, banish or abandon
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“Are we encouraging irresponsibility on the part of parents, who find it too easy to reject and discard their children?”
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To let someone down by abandoning or neglecting them
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To put an end to, especially formally
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To take off
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To exclude or reject as a candidate or possibility
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To expel or send away, especially permanently
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Treat as unworthy of serious consideration
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To fail to care for or pay attention to
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To fix, correct, revise or improve (a text or document)
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To scatter or sprinkle, typically over a wide area
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Take over the place, position, or role of
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To make bare
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To suddenly (and violently) develop or happen
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Something that has been thrown away, discarded or rejected
“The mattress left for me was a discard from another inmate who had just upgraded his own bedding.”
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The process or act of purging, such as by the use of a purgative
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A very small piece (of something)
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