throw sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “throw sth out” in the English Dictionary

"throw sth out" in British English

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throw sth out

phrasal verb with throw uk   /θrəʊ/  us   /θroʊ/ verb (threw, thrown)

throw sth out (GET RID OF)

throw sth out (NOT ACCEPT)

If ​people in ​authoritythrow out a ​plan, ​idea, ​case, etc. they ​refuse to ​accept or use it: The ​case was ​thrown out by the ​courtsdue to ​lack of ​evidence.
(Definition of throw sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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throw sth out

phrasal verb with throw uk   us   /θrəʊ/ verb [T] (threw, thrown)
if a ​court or other ​authority throws out a ​claim, decision, ​plan, etc., it ​refuses to ​accept it: throw out a case/lawsuit/charge The ​case was thrown out of ​courtdue to ​lack of ​evidence. throw out a ​conviction/​verdict/decision The ​disciplinarycommittee threw out his ​appeal.
ENVIRONMENT to get rid of something you do not want any more: Much of the ​food that ​storesthrow out is still edible.
to ​produce something such as ​ideas or ​questions in large ​quantities: Members of the ​team threw out ​ideas.
(Definition of throw sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “throw sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 摆脱, 丢弃,扔掉…
in Turkish atmak, atıp kurtulmak, çöpe atmak…
in Russian выбрасывать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擺脫, 丟棄,扔掉…
in Polish wyrzucać coś…
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