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  • casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly
    • he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice
  • 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
    • he couldn't afford $50 a throw
  • the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
    • the catcher made a good throw to second base
  • be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly
    • These questions confuse even the experts
    • This question completely threw me
    • This question befuddled even the teacher
  • throw (a die) out onto a flat surface
    • Throw a six
  • cause to fall off
    • The horse threw its inexperienced rider
  • make on a potter's wheel
    • she threw a beautiful teapot
  • organize or be responsible for
    • hold a reception
    • have, throw, or make a party
    • give a course
  • utter with force; utter vehemently
    • hurl insults
    • throw accusations at someone
  • cause to be confused emotionally
  • to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly
    • Jane threw dinner together
    • throw the car into reverse
  • put or send forth
    • She threw the flashlight beam into the corner
    • The setting sun threw long shadows
    • cast a spell
    • cast a warm light
  • cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation
    • switch on the light
    • throw the lever
  • convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture
    • Throw a glance
    • She gave me a dirty look
  • place or put with great energy
    • She threw the blanket around the child
    • thrust the money in the hands of the beggar
  • get rid of
    • he shed his image as a pushy boss
    • shed your clothes
  • move violently, energetically, or carelessly
    • She threw herself forwards
  • propel through the air
    • throw a frisbee
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