- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /dɪsˈpəʊzəbl̩/
- (General American) IPA(key): /dɪsˈpoʊzəbl̩/
- Hyphenation: dis‧pos‧a‧ble
disposable (plural disposables)
- Any object that is designed to be disposed of rather than refilled or repaired.
- 2010, Kathleen Huggins, The Expectant Parents' Companion, page 88:
- Parents who use cloth diapers often use disposables for travel, nights, or both.
object that is designed to be disposed of
- That can be disposed of.
- That is designed to be discarded rather than reused, refilled or repaired.
- Rather than purchase an expensive razor he bought a packet of cheap disposable ones.
- Available to be used.
that can be disposed of
that is designed to be discarded rather than refilled or repaired
available to be used
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