Definition of ash heap
- And the hallowed notion that banks should operate in secrecy … should be tossed on the ash heap of financial history.
- —L. J. Davis, Harper’s, June 1991
- … relegating the old-fashioned station break to the same television ash heap as the variety show, the “Please Stand By” sign and the teatime movie.
- —Bill Carter, New York Times, 21 Mar. 1993