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See definition of hurling on Dictionary.com
  • as incast
  • as infield hockey

synonyms for hurling

  • casting
  • ejection
  • expulsion
  • fling
  • heave
  • heaving
  • hurl
  • launching
  • lob
  • pitch
  • pitching
  • projection
  • propulsion
  • shooting
  • sling
  • slinging
  • thrust
  • thrusting
  • toss
  • tossing
See also synonyms for: hurlings
  • bandy
  • banty
  • hurley
  • shinny
  • shinty
  • street hockey
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antonyms for hurling

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  • catch
  • keeping
  • retention
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    How to use hurling in a sentence

    Take Wexford’s Lee Chin, the midfield powerhouse and former hurling captain whose father is from Malaysia.
    THE CHANGING FACE OF SPORTSTEPHEN STARRSEPTEMBER 30, 2021OZY
    In front of him the great locomotive snorted up the climbing track, hurling clouds of sparks aloft.
    THE GOLD TRAILHAROLD BINDLOSS
    He now fought bravely at the head of his men, cheering them on and hurling hand-grenades at the foe.
    STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
    Unconscious of the curses that the party were mentally hurling at them, the meddlers' sole purpose was to make "Little Ross" mad.
    FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
    All the while the cannon are roaring, hurling solid shot and shell into the doomed city.
    THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
    Here were two new griefs hurling themselves in over the wires all in the same quarter-hour, besides the one I had up my sleeve.
    THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
    But the broken frame was heavy, and was at the mercy of the waves, which were incessantly hurling it forward and withdrawing it.
    TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
    I came within an ace of hurling those cursed pies through the window at them.
    IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
    On the 18th, Gen. Grant made his final and desperate attack, by hurling division after division against our lines.
    REMINISCENCES OF THE GUILFORD GRAYS, CO. B., 27TH N.C. REGIMENTJOHN A. SLOAN
    He also succeeded in unhorsing Coates, by hurling, with great dexterity, the empty pistol at his head.
    ROOKWOODWILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO HURLING

    • casting
    • ejection
    • expulsion
    • fling
    • heave
    • heaving
    • hurl
    • hurling
    • launching
    • lob
    • pitch
    • pitching
    • projection
    • propulsion
    • shooting
    • sling
    • slinging
    • thrust
    • thrusting
    • toss
    • tossing
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.