Throwaway

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Throwaway Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • words spoken in a casual way with conscious under-emphasis
  • an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers"
  • a homeless child who has been abandoned and roams the streets

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a homeless boy who has been abandoned and roams the streets ,
  • an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers" ,
  • words spoken in a casual way with conscious under-emphasis

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Throwaway'


  • Throwaway: Throwaway may refer to: Disposable, single use "Throwaway", an episode of “The Shield” "Throw Away" (song), a song by Blue Stahli Throwaway line, a joke
  • Throwaway line: In comedy, a throwaway line (also: throwaway joke or throwaway gag) is a joke delivered "in passing" without being the punch line to a comedy routine
  • Throwaway Kids: Throwaway Kids was a two-part investigative report airing on the ABC News magazine 20/20 in 1981. The report followed a nine-month undercover investigation

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Throwaway Sample Sentences in News


  • Raduljica set to join Timberwolves following buyout
    It looks like one of the throwaway pieces from the Jared Dudley -Bucks trade has found a home. According to RealGM, center Miroslav Raduljica has agreed to a deal with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read more on this news related to 'Throwaway'
  • Pope hits ‘god of money’; DTI seeks lower prices
    Pope Francis blames economic system that has removed man from its focus and replaced it with the “god of money.” Wrong economic system is the major cause of poverty, he asserts. *** “An economic system that excludes children, the elderly, and young people who cannot find work, creates the throwaway culture that we live in today. This is the main reason for p Read more on this news related to 'Throwaway'
  • ‘Big Bang Theory': Sheldon’s Spot On The Sofa Is More Precious Than You Think
    What was almost-assuredly originally a throwaway gag has become a huge thing in The Big Bang Theory universe. Considered by the fictional Sheldon Cooper to be the optimal place to sit while at home, Sheldon’s “spot” on the sofa has become a thing of legend, and only the ignorant characters within the show dare to ‘Big Bang Theory': Sheldon’s Spot On Read more on this news related to 'Throwaway'

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