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To throw or hurl something
“The flying ships hovered well out of their reach, and used their catapults to fling boulders at them.”
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To say something quickly and irritably
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To move very quickly in a reckless or excited manner
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To throw away (something unwanted or useless)
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Spend lavishly
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To go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner
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To fall suddenly, and usually uncontrollably
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To move with a short, sudden movement
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An act of throwing
“Many thought David would perish, and yet he won with just a fling of a rock.”
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A short, spontaneous amorous relationship
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“Sandy crooned to her nosey friends about how her summer fling didn't mean a thing despite them repeatedly demanding that she tell them more.”
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An attempt at something
“Though he had no experience, he was ready to accept his friend's suggestion to have a fling at entering the share market.”
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A short period of enjoyment or wild behavior
“He and his friend, Jack, decide to go on a fling around the Santa Ynez Valley wine country.”
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An undertaking which goes against convention
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A risky action undertaken with the hope of success
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Brief romance
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A state of frenzied or excited emotion or activity
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A celebration devoted to sensual or carnal enjoyment
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A procedure undertaken to make a discovery, especially for scientific purposes
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A sudden panicked rush of a number of horses, cattle, or other animals
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A break from work
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