throw off

Definitions of throw off

v get rid of

cast, cast off, drop, shake off, shed, throw, throw away
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exuviate, molt, moult, shed, slough
cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers
shed flowers and leaves and fruit following formation of a scar tissue
cast off in scales, laminae, or splinters
autotomise, autotomize
cause a body part to undergo autotomy
desquamate, peel off
peel off in scales
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remove, take, take away, withdraw
remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

v get rid of

escape from, shake, shake off
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break loose, escape, get away
run away from confinement

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