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Synonyms for ditch

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  1. ditchnoun

    a long narrow excavation in the earth

  2. ditchverb

    any small natural waterway

  3. ditchverb


    "ditch a lover"

    trench, dump, chuck

  4. chuck, ditchverb

    throw away

    "Chuck these old notes"

    cat, puke, toss, throw up, chuck, sick, cast, disgorge, vomit, regurgitate, vomit up, spue, upchuck, purge, spew, pat, barf, be sick, retch, dump, honk, trench, regorge

  5. dump, ditchverb

    sever all ties with, usually unceremoniously or irresponsibly

    "The company dumped him after many years of service"; "She dumped her boyfriend when she fell in love with a rich man"

    trench, plunge, coldcock, floor, underprice, knock down, deck, dump, chuck

  6. ditchverb

    make an emergency landing on water

    trench, dump, chuck

  7. ditchverb

    crash or crash-land

    "ditch a car"; "ditch a plane"

    trench, dump, chuck

  8. trench, ditchverb

    cut a trench in, as for drainage

    "ditch the land to drain it"; "trench the fields"

    trench, entrench, dump, impinge, encroach, chuck

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. ditchnoun


  2. ditchnoun

    rivulet, brook

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. ditchnoun

    trench, moat, fosse, channel

    Associated words:
    scarp, escarp, parapet, graffage, counterscarp

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "ditch":

    divide, gap, trench, moat, gutter

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Ditch":

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  1. Vasiliy Tsvigun:

    They took away a new harvester, which was recently delivered to us. They took away the sowing complex, a large and expensive machine. And they overturned one of the tractors, driving around drunk. Now it's lying in a ditch.

  2. Vicente Lim:

    We are born to live a life which is valuable only if we live it unselfishly, not for our own gratification, nor for that of our family - but for our country. Men should not fear death, but dishonor and defeat. There is nothing more beautiful than to live and die for the defense of one's country against a common enemy. There is nothing meaner and more vile than to yield to that enemy without fighting to the last ditch.

  3. Jane Boever:

    Our brother lay in the ditch for 12 hours, this is inexcusable.

  4. Mustafa Balibay:

    I wanted to go to school, but we didn’t have the money, i’d be standing in a ditch and see the kids going to school. I thought it would be great to have money, to be able to have fun like them.

  5. Sheriff Rick Singleton:

    We know that there was never any effort to go to the courthouse. They went straight to Florence Square parking lot, dumped Vicky White patrol car, got in the other vehicle and left, we assume they are going to ditch Vicky White patrol car at the first opportunity when they get wind that the description is out there, so we're back to square one.

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