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English definition of “chuck sth in”

chuck sth in

UK informal phrasal verb with chuck
/tʃʌk/ verb [T] informal
to stop doing something because it is boring: Paul's chucked his history course in.Stop having or doing something
(Definition of chuck sth in from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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