dump out


dump out
To discard, to throw away, to toss out.

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  • dump — dump1 [dump] vt. [ME dompen, to plunge, throw down; prob. < ON base akin to Dan dumpe, Swed dompa: for IE base see DEEP] 1. to throw down or out roughly; empty out or unload as in a heap or mass 2. a) to throw away (garbage, rubbish, etc.),… …   English World dictionary

  • dump — [n1] junkyard ash heap*, cesspool, depot, dumping ground, garbage lot, junk pile*, magazine, refuse heap, rubbish pile, swamp; concepts 438,449,680 dump [n2] slummy establishment hole, hovel, joint*, mess*, pigpen*, pigsty*, shack, shanty, slum,… …   New thesaurus

  • dump truck — dump trucks N COUNT A dump truck is a truck whose carrying part can be tipped backwards so that the load falls out …   English dictionary

  • Out of the Darkness (novel) — Out of the Darkness (2004) by Harry Turtledove is the sixth and final book in the Darkness series. Plot summary Spinello is poisoned by Vanai. The southern front is in Yanina, which is in a bad position. The Unkerlanters use Yaninan forces as if… …   Wikipedia

  • dump truck — dump ,truck noun count a truck with a large metal container that can be raised at the front end so that the sand, stones, or other material in it falls out at the back end …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dump truck — noun truck whose contents can be emptied without handling; the front end of the platform can be pneumatically raised so that the load is discharged by gravity (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑dumper, ↑tipper truck, ↑tipper lorry, ↑tip truck, ↑tipper •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dump — I. /dʌmp / (say dump) verb (t) 1. to throw down in a mass; fling down or drop heavily: *Heavy rain is expected to be dumped on the Western Australian Goldfields today as tropical cyclone Monty makes its way south. –abc online, 2004. 2. to empty… …   Australian English dictionary

  • dump — dumper, n. /dump/, v.t. 1. to drop or let fall in a mass; fling down or drop heavily or suddenly: Dump the topsoil here. 2. to empty out, as from a container, by tilting or overturning. 3. to unload or empty out (a container), as by tilting or… …   Universalium

  • dump — Synonyms and related words: Augean stables, Parthian shot, abandon, abase, abasement, abash, abjure, abundance, accumulation, affront, amassment, ammo dump, archives, armory, arsenal, artillery park, aspersion, atomic arsenal, atrocity, attic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dump — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. drop, let fall; discharge, unload; abandon, jettison, scrap, junk, discard, ditch (sl.); flood the market. See rejection. n. trash heap, junkpile, midden; store, depot, depository; den; slang, dive,… …   English dictionary for students