throw (one) out on (one's) ear

throw (one) out on (one's) ear

To eject, remove, or dismiss one (from some place or situation), especially very abruptly or unceremoniously. I can't believe they'd just throw me out on my ear after 10 years of loyal service to the company! I heard Sarah threw him out on his ear because she caught him cheating again.
See also: ear, on, out, throw
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

throw (one) out on one's ear

Fig. to remove someone from a place forcibly. Straighten up, or I'll throw you out on your ear. The caretaker caught us and threw us out on our ear.
See also: ear, on, out, throw
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

throw one out on one’s ear

tv. to remove someone from a place forcibly. The caretaker caught us and threw us out on our ear.
See also: ear, on, one, out, throw
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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