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” Throwaway line, a joke delivered "in passing" without being the
  • 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


  • BEST leasing out its premises to MTNL at heavily discounted rates
    The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport Undertaking (BEST) is giving out its premises to Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) at a throwaway price, but wants Mumbaikars to pay more to compensate for the revenue losses. Read more on this news related to 'Throwaway'
  • Memories of great Cup goal resurface amid Giggs speculation
    A combination of a stony countenance and a couple of throwaway comments from an old chum was all it took to spark speculation about Ryan Giggs's future at Manchester United this week. Read more on this news related to 'Throwaway'
  • Pope Francis Rails Against Modern ‘Throwaway Culture’
    Condemns the global economic order once again Read more on this news related to 'Throwaway'

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