Definition of Discards

1. Noun. (plural of discard) ¹



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Definition of Discards

1. discard [v] - See also: discard

Lexicographical Neighbors of Discards

discanted
discanting
discants
discapacitate
discapacitated
discapacitates
discapacitating
discard
discardable
discarded
discarder
discarders
discardest
discardeth
discarding
discards (current term)
discardure
discarnate
discase
discased
discases
discasing
discectomies
discectomy
disced
discept
disceptation
disceptations
discepted
discepting

Literary usage of Discards

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Writings of Bret Harte by Bret Harte (1896)
"CHAPTER VI GABRIEL discards HIS HOME AND WEALTH I AM sorry to say that Mrs. Conroy's expression as she fled was not entirely consistent with the grieved and ..."

2. Westminster Papers: A Monthly Journal of Chess, Whist, Games of Skill and by Westminster Chess Club, London (1873)
"Hearts won with Kv, led by A ; A discards Queen of Clubs. 5. Heart won with King, led by A ; X discards King of Clubs, В discards Club, (a) 9. ..."

3. Public Men and Events from the Commencement of Mr. Monroe's Administration by Nathan Sargent (1875)
"CHAPTER VII. Mr. Polk inaugurated.— His Inaugural Address. — His Cabinet. — discards the Globe.—Ritchie brought to Washington and establishes the Union ..."

4. Memoirs of the Court of England During the Reign of the Stuarts: Including by John Heneage Jesse (1855)
"... discards his Mistress, Catherine Sedley—- —His Love of Hunting—Ominous Coincidences at his Coronation —Takes up his Residence at St. James's. ..."

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