toss out

Definition of toss out


  1. 1 :  to put (something that is no longer useful or wanted) in a trash can, garbage can, etc. :  to throw (something) out It's time to toss out those bananas. Did you toss the newspapers out already?

  2. 2 :  to refuse to accept or consider (something) His testimony was tossed out by the judge.

  3. 3 :  to mention (something) as a possible thing to be done, thought about, etc. :  to suggest She tossed out a couple of ideas for improving the company's Web site.

  4. 4 :  to force (someone) to leave a place They tossed him out of the bar after he started a fight.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to fling or heave continuously about, to and fro, or up and down

    :  bandy

    :  to mix lightly until well coated with a dressing or until the elements are thoroughly combined

  1. :  the state or fact of being tossed

    :  an act or instance of tossing: such as

    :  an abrupt tilting or upward fling

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

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