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throw

synonym (synonym of throw)

hypernym (throw IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a single chance or instance (noun.state)
    a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances (noun.state)
     
  • be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly (verb.cognition)
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) (verb.stative)
     
  • bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something (noun.artifact)
    coverings that are used on a bed (noun.artifact)
     
  • casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly (noun.act)
    the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize) (noun.act)
     
  • cause to be confused emotionally (verb.emotion)
    cause to lose one's composure (verb.emotion)
     
  • cause to fall off (verb.contact)
    remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied (verb.contact)
     
  • cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation (verb.contact)
    keep engaged (verb.contact)
     
  • convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture (verb.communication)
    transmit thoughts or feelings (verb.communication)
     
  • get rid of (verb.contact)
    remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract (verb.change)
     
  • make on a potter's wheel (verb.creation)
    make something, usually for a specific function (verb.creation)
     
  • move violently, energetically, or carelessly (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • organize or be responsible for (verb.creation)
    be in charge of (verb.social)
     
  • place or put with great energy (verb.contact)
    put into a certain place or abstract location (verb.contact)
     
  • propel through the air (verb.contact)
    cause to move forward with force (verb.contact)
     
  • put or send forth (verb.creation)
    cause to go somewhere (verb.motion)
     
  • the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) (noun.act)
    the act of propelling (noun.act)
     
  • the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam (noun.event)
    a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something (noun.event)
     
  • throw (a die) out onto a flat surface (verb.contact)
    let (something) fall or spill from a container (verb.contact)
     
  • utter with force; utter vehemently (verb.communication)
    articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise (verb.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF throw relation)

  • be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly (verb.cognition)
    confuse or put into disorder (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    be a mystery or bewildering to (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.perception)
    cause to be lost or disoriented (verb.perception)
     
  • casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly (noun.act)
    the act of throwing dice (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of flipping a coin (noun.act)
     
  • cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation (verb.contact)
    cause to operate by flipping a switch (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch (verb.contact)
     
  • get rid of (verb.contact)
    cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    shed flowers and leaves and fruit following formation of a scar tissue (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cast off in scales, laminae, or splinters (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause a body part to undergo autotomy (verb.contact)
     
  • place or put with great energy (verb.contact)
    put or thrust suddenly and forcefully (verb.contact)
     
  • propel through the air (verb.contact)
    throw violently (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw down flat, as on the ground (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw forcefully (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw with great effort (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw through or out of the window (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw or hurl from the mound to the batter, as in baseball (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw from a boat (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw soil toward (a crop row) from both sides (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw as from an airplane (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    propel in a high arc (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw carelessly (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause to skip over a surface (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    throw, catch, and keep in the air several things simultaneously (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    cause to move with a flick (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    throw (a ball) to another player (verb.possession)
     
  • the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) (noun.act)
    (cricket) the act of delivering a cricket ball to the batsman (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of flinging (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    throwing something heavy (with great effort) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a violent throw (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (horseshoes) the throw of a horseshoe so as to lean against (but not encircle) the stake (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the action or manner of throwing something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (horseshoes) the successful throw of a horseshoe or quoit so as to encircle a stake or peg (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a quick throw (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    throwing with a wide motion (as if with a sling) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (rugby) an act or instance of throwing a ball in to put it into play (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a sudden, quick movement (noun.act)
     
  • the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam (noun.event)
    the stroke of an engine piston moving away from the crankshaft (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the stroke of an engine piston moving toward the crankshaft (noun.event)
     
  • throw (a die) out onto a flat surface (verb.contact)
    throw dice, as in a crap game (verb.contact)
     

verb group (throw is verb group of ....)

  • be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly (verb.cognition)
    cause to feel embarrassment (verb.emotion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from throw)

  • (noun.cognition)
    a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    confusion resulting from failure to understand (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused (noun.feeling)
     
  • bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something (noun.artifact)
    place or put with great energy (verb.contact)
     
  • cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation (verb.contact)
    control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit (noun.artifact)
     
  • make on a potter's wheel (verb.creation)
    a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln (noun.person)
     
  • place or put with great energy (verb.contact)
    a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow) (noun.act)
     
  • propel through the air (verb.contact)
    someone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm) (noun.person)
     
  • put or send forth (verb.creation)
    a violent throw (noun.act)
     
  • the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) (noun.act)
    propel through the air (verb.contact)
     

domain usage (throw is used in .... domain)

  • a single chance or instance (noun.state)
    a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech (noun.communication)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation domain usage cam stroke stroke loft cast thrust give actuation propulsion gambling gaming bed clothing bedclothes bowling fling heave heaving cast hurl confuse disconcert flurry put off thrust confusedness confusion bafflement befuddlement discombobulation colloquialism

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