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throw sth out

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

(GET RID OF)

(NOT ACCEPT)

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.
Translations of “throw sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 擺脫, 丟棄,扔掉…
in Russian выбрасывать…
in Turkish atmak, atıp kurtulmak, çöpe atmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摆脱, 丢弃,扔掉…
in Polish wyrzucać coś…
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