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throw
θroʊ
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist).
    • Casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly.
      • Bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something.
        • The maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam.
        • A single chance or instance.
        (动) As a verb
        1. Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly.
        2. Convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture.
        3. Utter with force; utter vehemently.
        4. Throw (a die) out onto a flat surface.
          • Place or put with great energy.
          • Propel through the air.
          • Cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation.
          • Get rid of.
          • Cause to fall off.
            • Put or send forth.
            • Make on a potter's wheel.
              • Organize or be responsible for.
              • Cause to be confused emotionally.
              • Move violently, energetically, or carelessly.
                • To put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly.
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