The act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist).
Dutch: gooi, worp
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.
Propel through the air.
Roget 900: resent, take amiss, take ill, take to heart, take offense, take umbrage, take huff, take exception; take in ill part, take in bad part, take in dudgeon; ne pas entendre raillerie [Fr.]; breathe revenge, cut up rough. ... show more
Dutch: flikkeren, gooien, jenzen, kegelen, keilen, kieperen, knikkeren, kogelen, kukelen, kwakken ... show more
Move violently, energetically, or carelessly.
Get rid of.
Place or put with great energy.
Convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture:
— Throw a glance.
Put or send forth.
To put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly.
Cause to be confused emotionally.
Dutch: doen twijfelen, verbijsteren
Utter with force; utter vehemently:
— Throw accusations at someone.
Organize or be responsible for:
— Have, throw, or make a party.
Dutch: houden, voeren
Make on a potter's wheel.
Cause to fall off.
Dutch: gooien, smijten
Throw (a die) out onto a flat surface.
Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.
Dutch: in de war schoppen, verbazen, verslaan, verwarren
Moby thesaurus: abandon, addle, agitate, amaze, apply, assume, baffle, bake, bamboozle, be confined, be sick, bear, bear a child, bear young, beat, bend, bewilder, blow, blow down, blow over ... show more.
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