chuck out

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v chuck out put out or expel from a place "The unruly student was excluded from the game"
    • v chuck out throw or cast away "Put away your worries"
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Quotations

  • D. H. Lawrence
    D.%20H.%20Lawrence
    “Oh literature, oh the glorious Art, how it preys upon the marrow in our bones. It scoops the stuffing out of us, and chucks us aside. Alas!”

Usage

In literature:

Soon enough to cry "Chuck" when it's out o' the shell.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop
But, say, last night Nora chucked a bunch of daisies out of the window, and as I was nosing around in the vineyard, I came across it.
"The Place of Honeymoons" by Harold MacGrath
Chuck the other things out.
"Masterpieces of Mystery, Vol. 1 (of 4)" by Various
Thur's a hunk o' deer-meat in the house: I mean to fetch that out, and chuck it over thur, into the middle o' the clarin'.
"The Wild Huntress" by Mayne Reid
Why not take one of those sacks in the coach with us and chuck money out of the window to the crowd, what?
"In Brief Authority" by F. Anstey
You'd be the first to come and ask me to chuck him out.
"The Combined Maze" by May Sinclair
If he sets foot in this house, I'll chuck him out of the window!
"The Frontier" by Maurice LeBlanc
You shall have one nip, mister, and then I chuck you out.
"The Tale of Timber Town" by Alfred Grace
He sought out Tom, who was over at the chuck-wagon, taking an early cup of coffee.
"Rim o' the World" by B. M. Bower
His country has chucked all the nobility out on the dust heap.
"The Vagrant Duke" by George Gibbs
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In poetry:

He says, "Get your saddle. I'll give you a chance."
We got in the buggy and went to the ranch
We waited till morning, right after chuck
I went out to see if that outlaw could buck.
"The Strawberry Roan" by Curley Fletcher
I wisht I could shut out that sight;
fergit that awful row!
Poor Rose! 'Er face all chiner-white,
Like I can see it now;
An' 'Arry like a heap o' clothes
Jist chucked there any'ow.
"The Joy Ride" by C J Dennis
It's one of them horrid basilisks
You read about. They say a man risks
His life to touch it, but I guess I've sucked it
Out by now. Lucky I chucked it
Away from you.
I guess you'll do."
"The Book Of Hours Of Sister Clotilde" by Amy Lowell
The chuck wagon trailer had just got his card
To attend the spring round up. He stood in the yard
And studied a minute and scratched his gray head,
Then brought in a gunny sack out of the shed.
"His Old Clothes" by Bruce Kiskaddon
"I want it bad. I want to git right out
An' plug some josser in the briskit-'ard.
I want to 'owl an' chuck me arms about,
An' jab, an' guard.
An' swing, an' upper-cut, an' crool some pitch,
Or git passed out meself - I don't care w'ich.
"Rabbits" by C J Dennis

In news:

At the time, he was a clean-cut, eager unknown pushing out ground chuck patties for the restaurant's weekly burger night.
Buckeye Chuck looks out during Groundhog Day, Thursday, Feb 2, 2012 in Marion, Ohio.
Chuck Spector of Chicago-based Upstaging, Inc, which stocks between 75 and 100 Impressions , also has the units out on tours with WWE and AC/DC.
A few years ago, you had to drive out to James Island or North Chuck to enjoy pho and com ga don, and you found it amid the rattling of arcade skee-balls or under the flickering fluorescent lights of an Asian supermarket.
The actor, who was at one point in talks to play Lovelace 's husband Chuck Traynor before stepping aside, would cameo as the Playboy founder only if the dates work out.
City Councilor Chuck Turner speaks out in his own defense against federal bribery charges during a rally held Nov 24, 2008, on City Hall Plaza.
Out West and on the Road with Chuck Woodbury.
Chuck Santoni took the Q Country 107 van out and joined in on the fun.
Welcome back to 'Check It or Chuck It,' where we recommend five things to check out and five things to "chuck" for the week.
Check out the official website of Chuck Prophet .
With his quarterback only a week removed from a concussion, the pass-happy Reid came out and made like Chuck Noll yesterday in the Eagles' NFC East battle against the Giants.
"The advancements in modern maintenance reminder systems take the guess work out of deciding when to take your vehicle in for service ," said Chuck Mai, spokesman for AAA Oklahoma.
A list of five things to enjoy and five things to avoid for the week includes Danny Boyle's ' Shallow Grave' on Blu-ray, 'Rock of Ages,' and 'Abraham Lincoln vs Zombies' Which should you check out and which should you chuck.
The one-piece chuck design eliminates excess tool run-out common to collet and hydro toolholding systems.
Back when I stole beer we simply became employees of beer stores we wanted to steal from and then chucked cases of brewski's out the back of the store before closing.
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