Scrapheap Definition

skrăphēp
noun
A pile of discarded material, as of scrap iron.
Webster's New World
A place for discarding useless or worthless material.
American Heritage
(figuratively) A collection of discarded or rejected items or ideas.
Wiktionary
Wiktionary
Synonyms:
  • trash-pile
  • junk pile
  • refuse heap
  • trash heap
  • rubbish heap
  • junk heap
  • garbage heap

Other Word Forms of Scrapheap

Noun

Singular:
scrapheap
Plural:
scrapheaps

Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Scrapheap

  • throw on the scrapheap

Origin of Scrapheap

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