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To dump

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to dump: to drop carelessly; to discard, to abandon; to end a relationship with
My girlfriend dumped me on my 50th birthday after finding out that I still lived with my mother. She ended the relationship on my birthday!
We've dumped several of our retail partners after discovering that they were working with other distributors. We are not doing business with them anymore.
You can just dump my laundry anywhere. Just put it down on the floor in any place you like.

a dump: a garbage heap, a large refuse area, a wasteyard; an untidy place
The apartment my cousin bought turned out to be a real dump. It was untidy and dirty, just horrible!
a dump truck a large truck for transporting heavy loads

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