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phrasal verb [transitive] British informal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theychuck in
he/she/itchucks in
present participlechucking in
past tensechucked in
past participlechucked in
  1. to leave or give up something

    She decided to chuck in her job.

    He dreamt of chucking it all in (=leaving his job, possessions, etc.) to sail around the world.

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