A pile of discarded materials or articles: cars on a scrapheap figurative it should be consigned to the scrapheap of technological history
More example sentences
- Is he some crackpot pseudo-scientist consigned to the scrap heap of history?
- Until the left does this, it'll have to be content to have it's home on the political scrap heap of history.
- One looks at artists like Willie Bester, Patrick Mautloa and Kay Hassan who find their materials on the scrap heap and build them into powerful works.
Definition of scrapheap in:
- The US English dictionary