Meaning of “consign sth to the dustbin” in the English Dictionary

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"consign sth to the dustbin" in British English

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consign sth to the dustbin

to get rid of something:

Fox hunting, he claimed, should be consigned to the dustbin of history.

(Definition of “consign sth to the dustbin” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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