toss sth away Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "toss sth away" - English Dictionary

See all translations

toss sth away

informal
phrasal verb with toss uk   /tɒs/  us   /tɑːs/ verb
to spend or lose something carelessly: That much money is not to be tossed away lightly.
Translations of “toss sth away”
in Chinese (Traditional) 隨隨便便地花掉(或丟掉)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 随随便便地花掉(或丢掉)…
(Definition of toss sth away from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of toss sth away?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More