Usage examples for discarded

  1. The poor lady had a mania for selling discarded clothing at top prices. – I Married a Ranger by Dama Margaret Smith
  2. Mechanically, as the door closed, he threw off his heavy overcoat, kicked off his high boots, discarded his coat and trousers, and, without waiting to search in his bag for another garment, stepped into bed and curled himself up in the flannel shirt he had worn all day. – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  3. When this principle has answered the momentary purpose for which it was produced, we find it immediately discarded and an opposite resolution formed on an opposite principle, viz. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VIII. (of 12) by Edmund Burke