Discard and Relinquish


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Discard verb – To get rid of as useless or unwanted.
Relinquish is a synonym for discard in get rid of topic. In some cases you can use "Relinquish" instead a verb "Discard", when it comes to topics like reject, throw.
Nearby Words: discarded, discarding
Synonyms for Discard


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Relinquish verb – To give (something) over to the control or possession of another usually under duress.
Usage example: the boy reluctantly relinquished the illegal fireworks to the police officer

Discard is a synonym for relinquish in throw topic. You can use "Discard" instead a verb "Relinquish", if it concerns topics such as let go.
Nearby Word: relinquishing
Synonyms for Relinquish

Common collocations

name discard name relinquish name
number discard number relinquish number
time discard time relinquish time
world discard world relinquish world
Other nouns: information, title, mask, armor, weapons.
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