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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. The action or manner of throwing something.
    • The act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter.
    • Abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance).
    • An all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump.
    • A high approach shot in golf.
    • The property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration.
    • Degree of deviation from a horizontal plane.
    • Promotion by means of an argument and demonstration.
    • A vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk).
      • Any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue.
      (动) As a verb
      1. Set the level or character of.
      2. Set to a certain pitch.
        • Lead (a card) and establish the trump suit.
          • Hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin.
            • Throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball.
            • Throw or toss with a light motion.
            • Erect and fasten.
            • Move abruptly.
            • Heel over.
            • Fall or plunge forward.
            • Be at an angle.
            • Sell or offer for sale from place to place.
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