OTHER WORDS FROM discarddis·card·a·ble, adjectivedis·card·er, nounun·dis·card·a·ble, adjectiveun·dis·card·ed, adjective
How to use discard in a sentence
After walking block after block holding that container, he had suddenly discarded it and was now clutching a gun.
Overnight on a New York City street, two artists might be creating their latest photo set, made entirely from discarded items.#Setinthestreet: Your Street Corner Is Their Art Project|James Joiner|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Therefore, Mizell must “show cause” as to why the ballots should be discarded.Honoring The Late John Doar, A Nearly Forgotten Hero Of The Civil Rights Era|Gary May|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While that cause may be safely discarded, the correct one is hard to pin down.
It was about a family that had discarded their trusty old mop for a new, improved model.Will Meredith Vieira Ever Stop Crying? Her Emotional Daytime TV Debut|Lloyd Grove|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even when the new have been adopted we very often find that something of the ancient and discarded notions cling in our phrases.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
The next instant, he has raked the butt of your discarded cigarette from beneath your feet with the dexterity of a- 31 - croupier.The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
A bundle of straw and a worn-out horse-blanket which somebody had discarded formed his bed.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
This, if we ever expect to rise, must be discarded from among us, and a high and respectable position assumed.
Some of it, I knew, he discarded because it didn't sound logical, but other parts seemed to make an impression on him.