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Verb
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 scatter or sprinkle, typically over a wide area
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To throw away (something unwanted or useless)
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Spend lavishly
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To say something quickly and irritably
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To move or be carried by or as if by wind
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Go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner
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To rebound off something wildly and seemingly randomly
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To cause to move with a jerk
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To close something forcefully
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Fall suddenly and uncontrollably
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To make a sudden movement
Noun
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
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“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 guess, attempt, or choice made with little or no evidence or knowledge
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Brief romance
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A period of excessive indulgence in an activity, especially drinking alcohol or eating
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A state of frenzied or excited emotion or activity
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A sudden panicked rush of a number of horses, cattle, or other animals
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Chance; probability
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A break from work
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