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chuck

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchuckchuck1 /tʃʌk/ verb [transitive] especially British English informal  1 THROWto throw something in a careless or relaxed waychuck something on/out of/into etc something Tania chucked her bag down on the sofa. I chucked a few things into a suitcase and left.chuck somebody something Chuck me that pen, would you?2 to throw something away because you do not want it anymore I think I might have chucked it by mistake.3 (also chuck something ↔ in) to leave your job You haven’t chucked your job, have you?4 British EnglishRELATIONSHIP to end a romantic relationship with someone Why did Judy chuck him?5 chuck it down6 chuck somebody under the chin chuck something ↔ away chuck something ↔ in chuck somebody off something chuck somebody/something ↔ out→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
chuckSomebody in the crowd chucked a bottle onto the field.Wolfgang Petersen's movie chucks all these non-narrative elements overboard.But I never got the grant, and I chucked Cassatt and Morisot.I picked it up and chucked it back.He chucks it into the sea.Chuck me those cigarettes, would you?As much as I hate it, I'm not willing to chuck my job.By this time they had been chucked out of the garden of course.Just go ahead and chuck out the batteries.Outside, Ben was barking for Marie to go and chuck sticks fur him.And chuck that bulk-paid glossy stuff in the trash before you put the key in the door.She took off her shoes and chucked them on the floor.One blonde-haired little girl was chucked under the chin; she winced.chuck something on/out of/into etc somethingHe chucked Cristalena right out of his mind after that as not being worth the risk.
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chuckchuck2 noun  1 [countable]TE part of a machine that holds something firmly so that it does not move2 [singular] spokenTALK TO somebody a friendly word used to address someone in some parts of northern England
Examples from the Corpus
chuckMeat cuts used include pork shoulders; beef chuck, brisket, and flank; and trimmings of all kinds.It is important not to use conventional chucks for hammer drilling.a drill chuckground chuckThe banding clamps and three-jaw chuck I have, are home made.Boning and muscle-boning of the chuck produce roasts and steaks bearing such names as petite steak and flatiron roast.
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Verb table
chuck
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theychuck
he, she, itchucks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theychucked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave chucked
he, she, ithas chucked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad chucked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill chuck
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have chucked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam chucking
he, she, itis chucking
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you, we, theyare chucking
Past
I, he, she, itwas chucking
you, we, theywere chucking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been chucking
he, she, ithas been chucking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been chucking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be chucking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been chucking
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