throw over


throw over
Synonyms and related words:
abandon, abstract, back out, beg off, cast, cast aside, cast away, cast off, cast out, chuck, clear, clear away, clear out, clear the decks, cry off, cut out, deep-six, depart from, deport, desert, discard, dispose of, ditch, drop out, dump, eighty-six, eject, elide, eliminate, eradicate, evacuate, exile, expatriate, expel, forsake, get quit of, get rid of, get shut of, give away, go back on, honeycomb, jettison, jilt, leave, leave behind, leave flat, liquidate, maroon, outlaw, overset, overthrow, overturn, part with, pick out, pull out, purge, quit, quit cold, reject, remove, renege, renounce, root out, root up, sap, sap the foundations, say goodbye to, slough, stand down, strike off, strike out, subvert, take leave of, throw away, throw down, throw out, throw overboard, toss overboard, undermine, upend, upset, vacate, weaken, weed out, withdraw

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • throw over — [v] abandon, leave break up with, break with, desert, discard, drop, eighty six*, finish with, forsake, jilt*, quit, renounce, split up with, walk out on*; concepts 195,384 Ant. accompany, join, take on, unite …   New thesaurus

  • throw over — transitive verb 1. : to forsake despite bonds of attachment or duty : abandon threw her over for a girl from a wealthy family Polly Adler 2. : to refuse to accept : reject in his chapter on accent … throws over the ancient rules H.O.T …   Useful english dictionary

  • throw over — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms throw over : present tense I/you/we/they throw over he/she/it throws over present participle throwing over past tense threw over past participle thrown over old fashioned throw someone over to end a romantic… …   English dictionary

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  • throw over — {v.} To give up for another; break your loyalty or attachment to. * /Bob threw Mary over for a new girlfriend./ * /Tom threw over those who helped him run for class president after he was elected./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • throw over — {v.} To give up for another; break your loyalty or attachment to. * /Bob threw Mary over for a new girlfriend./ * /Tom threw over those who helped him run for class president after he was elected./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • throw\ over — v To give up for another; break your loyalty or attachment to. Bob threw Mary over for a new girlfriend. Tom threw over those who helped him run for class president after he was elected …   Словарь американских идиом

  • throw over — transitive verb Date: 1835 1. to forsake despite bonds of attachment or duty 2. to refuse to accept ; reject …   New Collegiate Dictionary