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OTHER WORDS FROM expendableex·pend·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·ex·pend·a·ble, adjective
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Because when it comes to The Expendables franchise, no plot is expendable.I Am The Hague! Sylvester Stallone's 'Expendable' Wet Dream|Amy Zimmerman|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They (critics of reform) think these people are expendable,” says Simpson.The Anguish of Alan Simpson, Tragic Hero of Immigration Reform|Eleanor Clift|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To put it bluntly: it often leads to making everything else a secondary—that is, expendable—issue.When ‘Israel First’ Means Condoning Old-School Anti-Semitism|Anna Momigliano|December 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"As a result, he treats workers as expendable resources without taking into account their contributions," Stone writes.Jeff Bezos’s Dad Was a Circus Performer and 5 More Juicy Bits From the Tell-All Book|Nina Strochlic|October 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Expendable money, in turn, amounts of ground organization, media buys, and, ultimately, votes.
A commonplace: why go on worrying at it, insisting that no one is expendable?The Trial of Callista Blake|Edgar Pangborn
Hoskins goes, because of all of us, the Engineer is most expendable.Breaking Point|James E. Gunn
I know you hate to burn up a ship, but this one is supposed to be expendable.Unwise Child|Gordon Randall Garrett
From a practical standpoint, however, anything that James contracted for was expendable and of vital necessity.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith
We reject any insinuation that one race or another, one people or another, is in any sense inferior or expendable.