Meaning of “chuck” in the English Dictionary

"chuck" in British English

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uk /tʃʌk/ us /tʃʌk/


uk /tʃʌk/ us /tʃʌk/

(Definition of “chuck” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chuck" in American English

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chuckverb [ T ]

us /tʃʌk/

chuck verb [ T ] (THROW)

to throw something without giving it your attention:

Chuck me the keys.

chuck verb [ T ] (END)

infml to end, give up, or leave something:

Last summer, he chucked his ten-year career as a stockbroker.
How can you chuck an old friendship like that?

(Definition of “chuck” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)