Thesaurus

throw out

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of throw out

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

Synonyms for throw out

Words Related to throw out

Phrases Synonymous with throw out

Near Antonyms for throw out

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?

Synonyms for throw out

Words Related to throw out

Phrases Synonymous with throw out

Near Antonyms for throw out

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

Synonyms for throw out

Words Related to throw out

Near Antonyms for throw out

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on throw out

Dictionary: Definition of throw out

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with throw out

Nglish: Translation of throw out for Spanish Speakers

Comments on throw out

What made you want to look up throw out? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not being in agreement or harmony

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Pass the Little Ribbons: A Pasta Word Quiz

  • rotelle pasta
  • Match the pasta to its meaning in English: Rotelle
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!