Definitions of ditch:
  • noun:   a long narrow excavation in the earth
  • noun:   any small natural waterway
  • verb:   forsake
    Example: "Ditch a lover"
  • verb:   crash or crash-land
    Example: "Ditch a car"
  • verb:   make an emergency landing on water
  • verb:   sever all ties with, usually unceremoniously or irresponsibly
  • verb:   throw away
  • verb:   cut a trench in, as for drainage
    Example: "Ditch the land to drain it"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #17382)

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