- throw\ out
- • throw out• toss outv1. To put somewhere to be destroyed because not wanted.
He didn't need the brush anymore so he threw it out.Syn.: throw away(1)2. To refuse to accept.
The inspector tossed out all the parts that didn't work.3. To force to leave; dismiss.
When the employees complained too loudly, the owner threw them out.Syn.: kick out, turn out(1)4. To cause to be out in baseball by throwing the ball.
The shortstop tossed the runner out.
Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". Оригинал: A.Маккей, М.Т.Боткер, Дж.И.Гейтс. 1997.
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