toss out


1. throw something/someone out, suggest something






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toss out an idea

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'Toss out' is a phrasal verb meaning to remove something or to discard of it as refuse or rubbish. This is an informal American expression with the same meaning as 'throw out'.

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  1. Jane was quick to toss out a few ideas when I asked for some suggestions on how we should solve the problem.
  2. After I finished my coffee, I tossed the paper cup into the bin.
  3. He was tossed out of the nightclub for being rude to the staff.

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  1. We have had to toss out some old equipment due to new security standards.
  2. With the introduction of GDPR guidelines, many companies and institutions have had to toss out much of their hard-won marketing data.

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