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Synonyms for throw

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

to make incapable of finding something to think, do, or say

to bring to bear steadily or forcefully

to send out heat, light, or energy

to release or move (a switch, for example) in order to activate, deactivate, or control a device


throw away: to let go or get rid of as being useless or defective, for example

throw away: to spend (money) excessively and usually foolishly

throw off: to free from or cast out something objectionable or undesirable

throw off: to cast off by a natural process

throw off: to discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

throw off: to get away from (a pursuer)

throw out: to let go or get rid of as being useless or defective, for example

throw out: to put out by force

throw out: to displace (a bone) from a socket or joint

throw over: to give up or leave without intending to return or claim again

throw up: to eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

Synonyms for throw

the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)

a single chance or instance

the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam

bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something

casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly

move violently, energetically, or carelessly

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place or put with great energy

convey or communicate


cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation

put or send forth

to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly

cause to be confused emotionally

utter with force

organize or be responsible for

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make on a potter's wheel

cause to fall off

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throw (a die) out onto a flat surface

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Cheng, who has held the men's Asian javelin record since 2017 with a throw of 91.36 meters, appeared not to be on form in the early stages of the competition, as his first throw was 82.76 meters, followed by several failed attempts.
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In addition, the rotational reaches target transverse plane joint movements (Eriksrud et al., 2018) associated with the different phases of the throw (van den Tillaar and Ettema, 2007; Wagner et al., 2011).
Cheesecloth, around 5 yards (enough for one 16 x 16-inch throw pillow)
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"It's important for every team to have players who can throw long, especially for the left and right backs," Groennemark told Reuters in a telephone interview, adding that every team had a player who could learn to do so.
1 (ANI): Baseball players, who bat left-handed, but throw with their right hand are more likely to have a successful career, than players who bat and throw left-handed, finds a recent study.
"He does not dispute that he threw the acid and it is perhaps not surprising that he does not dispute it as the confrontation, the first throw, the second throwing and the third throwing are all captured on the club's CCTV.
Here at Home we're big fans of adding a throw to your living room or bedroom during the colder months.
From a physical point of view, in a basketball, when a player make a basketball throw, there are several factors that interfere that determine the ball's trajectory.
You would think that the furthest thing from consumers' minds as the high heat season draws near would be buying a blanket or throw. Yet even with the weather warming up, shoppers are still looking for stylish covers for their beds, or for that accessory that gives their couches a different look.
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