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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)…
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