Übersetzung von “jettison” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈdʒet.ɪ.sən/ us /ˈdʒet̬-/

to get rid of something or someone that is not wanted or needed

desfazer-se de, abrir mão de
The station has jettisoned educational broadcasts.

to decide not to use an idea or plan

We’ve had to jettison our trip because of David’s accident.

to throw goods, fuel, or equipment from a ship or aircraft to make it lighter

lançar ao mar
The captain was forced to jettison the cargo and make an emergency landing.

(Übersetzung von “jettison” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)