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ditch

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a long narrow channel dug in the earth
  • after skidding on the ice, our car went right into the ditch

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ditch

verb

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1 to end a usually intimate relationship with
  • ditched his wife for a woman 30 years his junior

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2 to get rid of as useless or unwanted
  • we ditched the old table at the town dump

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The first known use of ditch was before the 12th century

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“Ditch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ditch. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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