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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 throw·away /ˈθroəˌwe/
 廣告傳單,散單,宣傳小冊子;用完即扔的東西;(戲劇等中)隨意一帶而過的臺詞;(a.)用完即 扔的;偶發的,隨便的;漫不經心講出的

From: Network Terminology


From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: thrown away; "wearing someone's cast-off clothes";
             "throwaway children living on the streets"; "salvaged
             some thrown-away furniture" [syn: cast-off(a), discarded,
              throwaway(a), thrown-away(a)]
      2: intended to be thrown away after use; "throwaway diapers"
         [syn: throwaway(p)]
      n 1: a homeless child who has been abandoned and roams the
           streets [syn: street arab, gamin]
      2: an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet)
         intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to
         all subscribers" [syn: circular, handbill, bill, broadside,
          broadsheet, flier, flyer]
      3: words spoken in a casual way with conscious under-emphasis