Definition(s): 1. to cast (goods) overboard in order to lighten a vessel or aircraft or to improve its stability in an emergency.
2.to throw off (something) as an obstacle or burden; discard.
Part of Speech: verb
Sentence: If turbulent waters begin to rock a boat an threaten to turn it over, it’s passengers will often jettison needless objects in hopes of restoring balance.
Synonyms: discard, unload,
Antonyms: keep, maintain, save