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|Verb||1.||cast away - throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"|
chuck out, discard, cast aside, throw away, toss away, toss out, put away, throw out, cast out, dispose, fling, toss
unlearn - discard something previously learnt, like an old habit
jettison - throw away, of something encumbering
junk, scrap, trash - dispose of (something useless or old); "trash these old chairs"; "junk an old car"; "scrap your old computer"
waste - get rid of; "We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer"
get rid of, remove - dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
dump - throw away as refuse; "No dumping in these woods!"
retire - dispose of (something no longer useful or needed); "She finally retired that old coat"
abandon - forsake, leave behind; "We abandoned the old car in the empty parking lot"
de-access - dispose of by selling; "the museum sold off its collection of French impressionists to raise money"; "the publishing house sold off one of its popular magazines"
close out - terminate by selling off or disposing of; "He closed out his line of sports cars"
1. To send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm:
2. To move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something:
4. To form a strategy for:
blueprint, chart, conceive, contrive, design, devise, formulate, frame, lay, plan, project, scheme, strategize, work out.
Informal: dope out.
Idiom: lay plans.
2. A disposition of the facial features that conveys meaning, feeling, or mood:
5. A class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members:
breed, description, feather, ilk, kind, lot, manner, mold, nature, order, sort, species, stamp, stripe, type, variety.
6. An inclination to something: