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threw out

verb
past tense of throw out

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1 to drive or force out
  • the player was thrown out of the game after assaulting the ref

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2 to get rid of as useless or unwanted
  • would you mind if I threw out that leftover pizza that's been in the fridge for two weeks?

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3 to throw or give off
  • the charcoal grill is throwing out big billows of black smoke

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“Threw out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/threw%20out. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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