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Verb
To send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
“Bo heard a gasp, and then something being thrown in his general direction.”
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Disconcert; confuse
“He is thrown by the direct logic of the question.”
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“If only there were a switch we could throw to put it right.”
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“They throw an annual Christmas party for dozens of pensioners who live in sheltered housing schemes.”
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“The force throws me forward on to my hands and knees and I gasp rather than scream.”
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“Then two of the lamps that move round to throw the prettiest patterns on the walls and ceiling turned out to be faulty.”
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“He tells himself over and over, I need to throw more punches.”
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Direct a particular kind of look or facial expression
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“She would allow him to attack with a karate chop, and he would throw her with Judo.”
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“Peering from behind my hands, I watch as the horses fall, or throw their rider, or watch as loose, riderless horses veer across the track.”
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“I used to throw on the wheel, but have let it go in favor of handbuilding.”
Verb
To cause to fall intentionally or unintentionally
Noun
An act of throwing something
“Instead, with her final throw she produced her season's best and held her arms aloft.”
Noun
A risky undertaking
“… a desperate throw, that could jump-start his presidential campaign or end it right there.”
Noun
Noun
Used to indicate how much a single item, turn, or attempt costs
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