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throw away

verb

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1 to get rid of as useless or unwanted
  • I should throw away that torn shirt

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2 to use up carelessly
  • if you buy a high-end computer, you'll just be throwing away money on a bunch of features you'll never use

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throwaway

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Synonyms of throwaway (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in castaway

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The first known use of throw away was in the 14th century

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“Throw away.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/throw%20away. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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