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East also discards down to one club to keep his master heart. Times, Sunday Times (2016)East had to ruff or declarer would discard his last heart. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is a good case for declarer to discard? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Declarer won in hand and cashed the remaining top hearts discarding clubs from dummy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Gently flake the flesh and discard the skin, being sure to keep the flakes quite large. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This proved precisely the case when at trick six, declarer led a low club to his ace and saw East discard. Times, Sunday Times (2016)West chose to discard a heart and the way was clear. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Scrub the mussels well and discard any open ones. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The room was dark and smelled of discarded cigarettes. WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)Remove the core in a pointed plug shape and discard the skin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Declarer has no convenient discard from hand. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He has switched to a belly putter in one round and discarded it the next. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The blaze is thought to have been caused by a discarded cigarette. The Sun (2013)Remove the chicken from the stock and discard the skin. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The fork relied upon declarer having a club winner to discard a heart from dummy if you ducked the heart. Times, Sunday Times (2012)West could only discard, so declarer ruffed in dummy then led the king of clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The other declarer did better, delaying the discard from hand on the second heart. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This prematurely squeezes dummy, and only by discarding a high heart can declarer still survive. Times, Sunday Times (2006)What two discards should East find? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Win the opening lead and ruff a heart high, West discarding a club. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was not to be, East discarding. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This was covered by king and ace, West discarding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He then crossed to the ace of hearts and ruffed a club, East discarding. Times, Sunday Times (2010)No good - West discarded on the third. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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British English: discard VERB
If you discard something, you get rid of it because you no longer want it or need it.
Read the manufacturer's guidelines before discarding the box.
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