Examples of dispensable in a Sentence
Computers have made typewriters dispensable.
Do you consider any of the staff to be dispensable?
Recent Examples of dispensable from the Web
Matthews, 30, has two years left on his contract (2018 is a player option for $18.6 million) and is viewed by some as a dispensable piece for the Mavericks.
One of many tragic results of the Trump era may be to make America dispensable again.
The Cavs had no interest the last time this came up, leaving the Clips in position to inherit Melo for someone dispensable such as Austin Rivers, the name floated the last time.
But corporate executives and on-air talent are rarely very close, especially in an industry in which brands are vital and talent is dispensable.
But, unlike the time Peyton Manning was deemed dispensable by Indianapolis in 2012, no NFL team is going to send a private jet to woo Romo.
In fact, it’s been suggested that the regime regarded him as dispensable, giving him the unenviable job of holding down the fort while others escaped.
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DISPENSABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dispensable for English Language Learners
: not necessary or required
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