This page is about the phrasal verb throw away
to get rid of something you don't want, usually by putting it in a rubbish bin or a garbage can
throw out, discard
- throw away sth Are you sure you want to throw away those old books and magazines? Why don't you try to sell them on eBay?
- throw sth away I've got too many old clothes. I should throw some of them away.
Nouns often used as objects with throw away: junk, rubbish, garbage, old clothes, old furniture
People only throw away things that
Contributor: Matt Errey