throw (one) out on (one's) ear(redirected from throw someone out on their 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.
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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.
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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.
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