Examples of junk in a Sentence
We decided to junk our old computer and buy a new one.
we'll have to junk this old car
cashier, cast (off), chuck, discard, ditch, dump, exorcise (also exorcize), fling (off or away), jettison, lay by, lose, pitch, reject, scrap, shed, shuck (off), slough (off) also sluff (off) , throw away, throw out, toss, unload;
dispose of, set aside;
Synonym Discussion of junk
- discard old clothes
- cast off her friends
- shed a bad habit
- finally sloughed off the depression
- scrap all the old ways
- would junk our educational system
JUNK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of junk for English Language Learners
: to get rid of (something) because it is worthless, damaged, etc.
JUNK Defined for Kids
Definition of junk for Students
- There's nothing but junk on TV tonight.
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