Scrabble word: THROW


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Scrabble (US/Canada)
(11 pts)
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(10 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD4)
(11 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD5)
(11 pts)
(11 pts)
(5 pts)
Scrabble (UK)
(11 pts)
Lexulous (US)
(14 pts)

Definitions of THROW in dictionaries:

    • noun - the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
    • noun - a single chance or instance
    • noun - the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam
    • noun - bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something
    • noun - casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly
    • verb - propel through the air
    • verb - move violently, energetically, or carelessly
    • verb - get rid of
    • verb - place or put with great energy
    • verb - convey or communicate
    • verb - cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation
    • verb - put or send forth
    • verb - to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly
    • verb - cause to be confused emotionally
    • verb - utter with force
    • verb - organize or be responsible for
    • verb - make on a potter's wheel
    • verb - cause to fall off
    • verb - throw (a die) out onto a flat surface
    • verb - be confusing or perplexing to
    • To propel through the air with a motion of the hand or arm.
    • To discharge into the air by any means: a machine that throws tennis balls; ash that was thrown by an erupting volcano.
    • To hurl or fling with great force or speed: threw themselves on the food; jetsam that had been thrown up onto the shore.
    • To hurl to the ground or floor, as in a wrestling contest.
    • To cause to fall off: The horse threw its rider.
    • To cause confusion or perplexity in; disconcert or nonplus: We didn’t let our worries throw us.
    • To put on or off hastily or carelessly: throw on a jacket.
    • To put (suddenly or forcefully) into a given condition, position, or activity: threw him into a fit of laughter; threw some supper together; threw her leg over the arm of the chair.
    • To devote, apply, or direct: threw all their resources into the new endeavor; threw the blame onto the others.
    • To form on a potter’s wheel: throw a vase.
    • To twist (fibers) into thread.
    • Games.
    • To roll (dice).
    • To roll (a particular combination) with dice.
    • To discard or play (a card).
    • To send forth; project: She threw me a look of encouragement.
    • To cause to fall on or over something; cast: The rising sun threw shadows across the lawn.
    • To bear (young).
    • To arrange or give (a party, for example).
    • To move (a lever or switch) in order to activate, deactivate, or control a device.
    • To lose or give up (a contest, for example) purposely.
    • To abandon oneself to; have: heard the news and threw a fit.
    • To commit (oneself), especially for leniency or support: threw himself on the mercy of the court.
    • To cast, fling, or hurl something.
    • The act or an instance of throwing.
    • The distance to which something is or can be thrown: a stone’s throw away.
    • Games.
    • A roll or cast of dice.
    • The combination of numbers so obtained.
    • A single chance, venture, or instance: “could afford up to forty-five bucks a throw to wax sentimental over their heritage” (John Simon).
    • The act of throwing or a technique used to throw an opponent in wrestling.
    • A light coverlet, such as an afghan.
    • A scarf or shawl.
    • The radius of a circle described by a crank, cam, or similar machine part.
    • The maximum displacement of a machine part moved by another part, such as a crank or cam.
    • The amount of vertical displacement of a fault.
    • To get rid of as useless: threw away yesterday’s newspaper.
    • To discard: threw away two aces.
    • To fail to take advantage of: threw away a chance to make a fortune.
    • To waste or use in a foolish way: threw away her inheritance.
    • To utter or perform in an offhand, seemingly careless way: The play’s villain throws away the news that the house has burned down.
    • To get rid of as useless: threw away yesterday’s newspaper.
    • To discard: threw away two aces.
    • To fail to take advantage of: threw away a chance to make a fortune.
    • To waste or use in a foolish way: threw away her inheritance.
    • To hinder the progress of; check: The troops were thrown back.
    • To revert to an earlier type or stage in one’s past.
    • To cause to depend; make reliant.
    • To insert or introduce into the course of something: threw in a few snide comments while they conversed.
    • To add (an extra thing or amount) with no additional charge.
    • To engage (a clutch, for example).
    • To cast out; rid oneself of: threw off all unpleasant memories.
    • To give off; emit: exhaust pipes throwing off fumes.
    • To distract, divert, or mislead: Crossing the stream, he threw the tracking dogs off.
    • To do, finish, or accomplish in a casual or offhand way; toss off: threw off a quick response to the letter.
    • To give off; emit: searchlights throwing out powerful beams.
    • To reject or discard: The committee threw out her proposal.
    • To get rid of as useless: threw out the garbage.
    • To offer, as a suggestion or plan: They sat around throwing out names of people they might want to invite to the party.
    • To force to leave a place or position, especially in an abrupt or unexpected manner: The convicted judge was thrown out of office.
    • To disengage (a clutch, for example).
    • To put out of alignment: threw my back out.
    • To put out (a base runner) by throwing the ball to the player guarding the base to which the base runner is moving.
    • To disengage (a clutch, for example).
    • To put out of alignment: threw my back out.
    • To overturn: threw the cart over.
    • To abandon: threw over her boyfriend of four years; threw over the company they themselves had founded.
    • To reject.
    • To vomit.
    • To abandon; relinquish.
    • To construct hurriedly: shoddy houses that were thrown up in a few months.
    • To refer to something repeatedly: She threw up his past to him whenever they argued.
    • To use power or authority, especially in an excessive or heavy-handed way.
    • verb - to propel through the air with a movement of the arm


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