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adjective as in expendable

adjective as in paper

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There are many options available, from single-use disposable sachets to rechargeable battery-operated models.

One is wearing a cloth mask over a disposable surgical mask.

Other hand warmers, including rechargeable, chemically activated, and disposable styles, are safe on skin once they reach the appropriate temperature.

If you’re using a disposable mask or one without adjustable straps, consider tying a small knot at the midpoint of each loop.

He saw latex gloves and blue, disposable masks littering his garden and street.

“The NFL in crisis” became yet another disposable meme—much to the relief of NFL executives and fans alike.

Anyone having contact with the animals must wear disposable suits and booties to prevent the spread of infections.

Just imagine wearing this incredible WPNQ disposable poncho as you walk down the street.

In countries with rampant poverty, disposable hygiene products are a luxury.

At its most pejorative, the term describes a uniquely disposable kind of young gay man: Hairless, guileless, witless.

He had neither watch in his pocket, nor ring on his finger, nor disposable stud in his shirt.

The disposable revenue was still further reduced by the jaghires which Mr. Hastings granted, but to what amount does not appear.

The whole disposable force at Baltimore and else where in reach have already been sent after the enemy which alarms you.

They know little of Coleridge's habits who suppose that his attention was disposable for cases of this kind.

All the disposable forces under General Jessup were now put into active employ.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to disposable, such as: excessive, expendable, minor, needless, nonessential, and removable.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.