Thesaurus / fling
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In the 1990s, a team at Brookhaven National Laboratory on Long Island built a 50-foot-wide ring to fling muons around and began collecting data.
‘LAST HOPE’ EXPERIMENT FINDS EVIDENCE FOR UNKNOWN PARTICLESNATALIE WOLCHOVERAPRIL 7, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
Whether he’s rushing into a fling or trying to escape a heartbreak, time never seems to be moving fast enough.
MORGAN WALLEN’S BIG MOMENT FEELS ABOUT 19 SONGS TOO LONGCHRIS RICHARDSJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Softbank had an even shorter fling with Boston Dynamics than Google, and it was forced to sell the company after its investments in Uber, WeWork, and the now-dead satellite-broadband provider OneWeb tanked.
BOSTON DYNAMICS SELLS TO HYUNDAI MOTOR GROUP IN $1.1 BILLION DEALRON AMADEODECEMBER 11, 2020ARS TECHNICA
When I come home from the lessons I fling myself on the sofa, and feel as if I never wanted to get up again.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
At sight of this generous enemy, this faithful friend, how could he restrain the grateful impulse to fling himself into his arms!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Honey-Bee was too proper to fling hers up also, so taking off the shoe that wouldn't stay on she threw it joyfully over her head.
This, with contemptuous indignation, we fling back into their face, as a scorpion to a vulture.
Without uttering a word, I pick up the heavy saltcellar, and fling it violently against the French mirror.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
When I told you that I would fling myself into the lake if you betrayed me, it was not the mere idle vapouring of a foolish girl.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
WORDS RELATED TO FLING
- dirty pool
- fooling around
- funny business
- love affair
- monkey business
- sexual activity
- sharp practice
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