Definition for DIS-CARD'

DIS-CARD', v.t. [Sp. descartar; Port. id.; dis and card.]

  1. To throw out of the hand such cards as are useless.
  2. To dismiss from service or employment, or from society; to cast off; as, to discard spies and informers; to discard an old servant; to discard an associate.
  3. To thrust away; to reject; as, to discard prejudices.

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