One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘his old suit had been discarded’
dispose of, throw away, throw out, get rid of, toss out
reject, jettison, scrap, dispense with, cast aside, cast off, repudiate, abandon, relinquish, drop, have done with, shed, slough off, shrug off, throw on the scrapheap
informal chuck, chuck away, chuck out, fling away, dump, ditch, axe, bin, junk, get shut of
British informal get shot of
North American informal trash
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