Visual Synonyms
 

Related Translator

Definition of throw

Save this image.
Generating Visual Synonyms...
please wait..
Please Wait..
throw

noun (n)

  • the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) (noun.act)
    Example:
    The catcher made a good throw to second base.
    source: wordnet30
  • a single chance or instance (noun.state)
    Example:
    He couldn't afford $50 a throw.
    source: wordnet30
  • the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam (noun.event)
    Synonym: cam stroke, stroke
    source: wordnet30
  • bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something (noun.artifact)
    source: wordnet30
  • casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly (noun.act)
    Example:
    He risked his fortune on a throw of the dice.
    source: wordnet30
  • Pain; especially, pain of travail; throe. (noun)
    source: webster1913
  • Time; while; space of time; moment; trice. (noun)
    source: webster1913
  • The act of hurling or flinging; a driving or propelling from the hand or an engine; a cast. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • propel through the air (verb.contact)
    Synonym: loft
    Example:
    Throw a frisbee.
    source: wordnet30
  • move violently, energetically, or carelessly (verb.motion)
    source: wordnet30
  • get rid of (verb.contact)
    source: wordnet30
  • place or put with great energy (verb.contact)
    Synonym: thrust
    source: wordnet30
  • convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture (verb.communication)
    Synonym: give
    Example:
    Throw a glance.
    source: wordnet30
  • cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation (verb.contact)
    Synonym: flip, switch
    Example:
    Throw the lever.
    source: wordnet30
  • put or send forth (verb.creation)
    Synonym: cast, contrive, project
    source: wordnet30
  • to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly (verb.motion)
    Example:
    Throw the car into reverse.
    source: wordnet30
  • cause to be confused emotionally (verb.emotion)
    source: wordnet30
  • utter with force; utter vehemently (verb.communication)
    Synonym: hurl
    Example:
    Throw accusations at someone.
    source: wordnet30
  • organize or be responsible for (verb.creation)
    Synonym: give, have, hold, make
    Example:
    Have, throw, or make a party.
    source: wordnet30
  • make on a potter's wheel (verb.creation)
    source: wordnet30
  • cause to fall off (verb.contact)
    source: wordnet30
  • throw (a die) out onto a flat surface (verb.contact)
    Example:
    Throw a six.
    source: wordnet30
  • be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly (verb.cognition)
    source: wordnet30
  • To fling, cast, or hurl with a certain whirling motion of the arm, to throw a ball; -- distinguished from to toss, or to bowl. (verb)
    source: webster1913
  • To perform the act of throwing or casting; to cast; specifically, to cast dice. (verb)
    source: webster1913

Visual Synonyms (Thesaurus)

noun verb

Images of throw


Link to this page