throw

phonetic symbol: / θróʊ / 

throw - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
e.g.)
・the catcher made a good throw to second base

[ noun ]
■ casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly
e.g.)
・he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice

[ noun ]
■ bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something

[ noun ]
■ the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam
cam stroke , stroke

[ noun ]
■ a single chance or instance
e.g.)
・he couldn't afford $50 a throw

[ verb ]
■ be confusing or perplexing to
■ cause to be unable to think clearly
bedevil , befuddle , confound , confuse , discombobulate , fox , fuddle

[ verb ]
■ convey or communicate
■ of a smile, a look, a physical gesture
e.g.)
・Throw a glance
give

[ verb ]
■ utter with force
■ utter vehemently
e.g.)
・throw accusations at someone
hurl

[ verb ]
■ throw (a die) out onto a flat surface
e.g.)
・Throw a six

[ verb ]
■ place or put with great energy
thrust

[ verb ]
■ propel through the air
e.g.)
・throw a frisbee

[ verb ]
■ cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation
e.g.)
・throw the lever
flip , switch

[ verb ]
■ get rid of
cast , cast off , drop , shake off , shed , throw away , throw off

[ verb ]
■ cause to fall off

[ verb ]
■ put or send forth
cast , contrive , project

[ verb ]
■ make on a potter's wheel

[ verb ]
■ organize or be responsible for
e.g.)
・have, throw, or make a party
give , have , hold , make

[ verb ]
■ cause to be confused emotionally
bemuse , bewilder , discombobulate

[ verb ]
■ move violently, energetically, or carelessly

[ verb ]
■ to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly
e.g.)
・throw the car into reverse

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