To relinquish a card or multiple cards from one's hand, such as in the act of folding, in exchanging cards in a draw game, or when required to do so due to special rules in certain home game rule variations.
EXAMPLE: "I discarded my hand. It wasn't worth playing."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
RELATED TERMS: Burn, Discard Pile, Draw, Fold, Foul, Giant Twist, Muck, Twist, Twist Your Neighbor