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Definition 1: bring forward for consideration or acceptance - [verb of communication]

Samples where throw out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • advance an argument

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(throw out is a kind of ...) make a proposal, declare a plan for something

"the senator proposed to abolish the sales tax"

Definition 2: cease to consider; put out of judicial consideration - [verb of communication]

Samples where throw out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This case is dismissed!

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Definition 3: throw or cast away - [verb of possession]

Samples where throw out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Put away your worries

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(throw out is a kind of ...) dispose of

"Get rid of these old shoes!" "The company got rid of all the dead wood"

(... is a kind of throw out ) discard something previously learnt, like an old habit

(... is a kind of throw out ) dispose of by selling

"the museum sold off its collection of French impressionists to raise money" "the publishing house sold off one of its popular magazines"

(... is a kind of throw out ) sell or get rid of all one's merchandise

(... is a kind of throw out ) forsake, leave behind

"We abandoned the old car in the empty parking lot"

(... is a kind of throw out ) dispose of (something no longer useful or needed)

"She finally retired that old coat"

(... is a kind of throw out ) throw away as refuse

"No dumping in these woods!"

(... is a kind of throw out ) get rid of

"We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer"

(... is a kind of throw out ) dispose of (something useless or old)

"trash these old chairs" "junk an old car" "scrap your old computer"

(... is a kind of throw out ) throw away, of something encumbering

(... is a kind of throw out ) toss out; get rid of

"deep-six these old souvenirs!"

(... is a kind of throw out ) terminate by selling off or disposing of

"He closed out his line of sports cars"

Samples where throw out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds

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(throw out is a kind of ...) remove from a position or an office

(... is a kind of throw out ) oust or exclude from a group or membership by decree

(... is a kind of throw out ) force to leave (an office)

Samples where throw out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He was expelled from his native country

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(throw out is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(... is a kind of throw out ) put out or expel from a place

"The unruly student was excluded from the game"

(... is a kind of throw out ) expel from a country

"The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government's actions"

(... is a kind of throw out ) bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.

(... is a kind of throw out ) hand over to the authorities of another country

"They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there"

(... is a kind of throw out ) expel, as if by official decree

"he was banished from his own country"

(... is a kind of throw out ) expel from a community or group

(... is a kind of throw out ) ban from a place of residence, as for punishment

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