deep-six definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • Slang To toss overboard.
    • Slang To toss completely; eliminate: deep-sixed the incriminating documents.
    • to discard in a deep body of liquid; -- in addition utilized figuratively, to discard contemptuously.
    • to put from a boat into the water.
  • verb:
    • (idiomatic) to throw something overboard from a ship
    • (idiomatic) to eradicate anything undesired
    • toss out; remove
    • toss from a boat

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