throwaway

US [ˈθroʊəˌweɪ]
UK [ˈθrəʊəˌweɪ]
  • adj.脱口而出的;顺嘴说出的;开玩笑的;用后丢弃的
  • n.〈俚〉广告传单
  • Web抛弃;扔掉;一次性的
Plural Form:throwaways  
throwaway
adj.
1.
~ line/remark/comment
脱口而出的;顺嘴说出的;开玩笑的something you say quickly without careful thought, sometimes in order to be funny
She was very upset at what to him was just a throwaway remark.
对他来说这只是随口说说而已,而她听了却很不高兴。
2.
用后丢弃的;一次性使用的produced cheaply and intended to be thrown away after use
throwaway products
一次性使用的产品
We live in a throwaway society(= a society in which things are not made to last a long time) .
我们生活在一次性物品充斥的社会。

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