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English definition of “throw sth out”

throw sth out

(NOT ACCEPT) phrasal verb with throw     /θrəʊ/ US  /θroʊ/ verb (threw, thrown)
If people in authority throw out a plan , idea , case , etc. they refuse to accept or use it: The case was thrown out by the courts due to lack of evidence .Refusing and rejecting
(Definition of throw sth out (NOT ACCEPT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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