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discard

  

      vb  
1    tr   to get rid of as useless or undesirable  
2      (Cards)   to throw out (a card or cards) from one's hand  
3      (Cards)   to play (a card not of the suit led nor a trump) when unable to follow suit  
      n  
4    a person or thing that has been cast aside  
5      (Cards)   a discarded card  
6    the act of discarding  
  discarder      n  
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discard

  
  
abandon, axe     (informal)   cast aside, chuck     (informal)   dispense with, dispose of, ditch     (slang)   drop, dump     (informal)   get rid of, jettison, junk     (informal)   reject, relinquish, remove, repudiate, scrap, shed, throw away or out  
  
Antonyms     
   hang or hold on to, hold back, keep, reserve, retain, save  

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