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chucks

verb
present tense third-person singular of chuck

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1 to get rid of as useless or unwanted
  • after the power outage we reluctantly chucked everything that had been sitting in the fridge

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2 to give up (a job or office)
  • I swear, I have half a mind to chuck this job and become a hermit!

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  • hires (out or on)

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3 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • chucked a wad of paper at his friend's back

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“Chucks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chucks. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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