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- I(Roget's IV) v.II(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) v.throw away, dispose of, dump, discard, scrap, cast off, dispense with, junk, jettison.III(Roget's Thesaurus II) verb 1. To let go or get rid of as being useless or defective, for example: discard, dispose of, dump, junk, scrap1, throw away. Informal: chuck, jettison, shuck (off). Slang: ditch. See KEEP. 2. To put out by force: bump, dismiss, eject, evict, expel, oust. Informal: chuck. Slang: boot1 (out), bounce, kick out. Idioms: give someone the boot, give someone the heave-ho (or old heave-ho), send packing, show someone the door, throw out on one's ear. See KEEP. 3. To displace (a bone) from a socket or joint: dislocate, slip. Idiom: throw out of joint. See HELP.
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throw\ out — • throw out • toss out v 1. To put somewhere to be destroyed because not wanted. He didn t need the brush anymore so he threw it out. Syn.: throw away(1) 2. To refuse to accept. The inspector tossed out all the parts that didn t work. 3. To force … Словарь американских идиом
throw out — throw (someone) out to force someone to leave. At least four kids have been thrown out of school for cheating on exams. The worst part of Edsel s job is having to throw out the drunks when the bar closes … New idioms dictionary
throw out — ► throw out 1) discard as unwanted. 2) expel unceremoniously. 3) (of a court, legislature, or other body) dismiss or reject. 4) cause numbers or calculations to become inaccurate. Main Entry: ↑throw … English terms dictionary
throw out — [v] comment bring forward, bring to light*, bring up, chime in*, come out with, declare, deliver, produce, reveal, say, state, suggest, tell, utter; concept 51 Ant. be quiet … New thesaurus
throw out — index discharge (dismiss), dislodge, displace (remove), eject (evict), eject (expel) … Law dictionary
throw out — verb 1. force to leave or move out (Freq. 3) He was expelled from his native country • Syn: ↑expel, ↑kick out • Derivationally related forms: ↑expulsion (for: ↑expel) … Useful english dictionary
throw-out — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: throw out 1. : an act or instance of throwing out 2. : one that is rejected or discarded the attack on the government was led by envious throw outs George Orwell the throw outs of ten generations, hou … Useful english dictionary
throw out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms throw out : present tense I/you/we/they throw out he/she/it throws out present participle throwing out past tense threw out past participle thrown out 1) same as throw away 1) I ve thrown out my old boots. 2)… … English dictionary
throw out — 1) see throw away 1) 2) PHRASAL VERB If a judge throws out a case, he or she rejects it and the accused person does not have to stand trial. [V P n (not pron)] The defense wants the district Judge to throw out the case. [Also V n P] 3) PHRASAL… … English dictionary
throw out — verb a) To discard; to dispense with something; to throw away. Just throw out that pen if it doesnt write anymore. b) To dismiss or expel someone from any longer performing duty or … Wiktionary