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dispose
used in Fahrenheit 451

2 uses
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Definition
to throw away
  • Well, after all, this is the age of the disposable tissue.
    p. 15.2
disposable = designed to be used once and thrown away

(Editor's note:  The suffix "-able" in disposable means able to be. This is the same pattern you see in words like breakable, understandable, and comfortable. Note that when "-able" is placed at the end of a word that ends in "E", the "E" is often dropped as in lovable and believable.)
  • One, two, three, four, five, Clarisse, Mildred, uncle, fire, sleeping tablets, men, disposable tissue, coattails, blow, wad, flush, Clarisse, Mildred, uncle, fire, tablets, tissues, blow, wad, flush.
    p. 15.7
disposable = designed to be used once and thrown away

(Editor's note:  The suffix "-able" in disposable means able to be. This is the same pattern you see in words like breakable, understandable, and comfortable. Note that when "-able" is placed at the end of a word that ends in "E", the "E" is often dropped as in lovable and believable.)
There are no more uses of "dispose" in Fahrenheit 451.

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