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verb as in toss

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For instance, later on in Golf Adventure, you unlock the lob wedge, which is great for getting the ball out of a tough spot where it’s directly facing a tall obstacle.

It takes no time for Ayton to slip into the paint and finish the lob over an onlooking Lakers defense.

On the other end, Gafford and his elastic arms cashed in on seemingly every lob thrown toward the rim.

His output as a constant lob threat and rim protector may warrant more run, but Gafford makes use of the time he does get.

Davis finally got going midway through the final quarter, finishing a lob from James and connecting on a pair of jumpers to finish with 25 points and 12 rebounds on 10-for-24 shooting.

Staring at a midterm catastrophe, the Democrats lob increasingly desperate charges.

The lob may have a long history, but it's also having a moment.

Walters took the opportunity to lob some off-the-cuff softball questions.

And, I lay low on holidays since the bad guys tend to lob rockets to help us celebrate.

That would make the $40 million in salaries owed each year to the Lob City Duo enough to put the Clippers deep into the red.

After rain, when rivers or brooks are somewhat beyond their usual bounds, a well scoured lob worm will take the best of fish.

I have experienced many sandstorms in Takla-makan and the Lob-nor desert, but hardly any so bad as this was.

I had heard in the Lob country similar tales of the sorrow of the swans when their union was dissolved by death.

Kolwah is a well-cultivated district lying to the south of the river, which in its upper course is known as the Lob.

Once in his match against Bill Johnston he was within a point of set and down from the sky a high short lob was descending.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lob, such as: flip, hurl, loft, chuck, launch, and pitch.

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