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See definition of throw on Dictionary.com
  • verbpropel something through the air
  • verbconfuse

synonyms for throw

  • bunt
  • deliver
  • drive
  • fire
  • fling
  • flip
  • force
  • heave
  • hurl
  • lift
  • lob
  • pitch
  • push
  • put
  • send
  • shove
  • start
  • thrust
  • bandy
  • barrage
  • bombard
  • buck
  • butt
  • cant
  • cast
  • catapult
  • chuck
  • dash
  • discharge
  • dislodge
  • fell
  • flick
  • floor
  • impel
  • lapidate
  • launch
  • overturn
  • overwhelm
  • peg
  • pellet
  • pelt
  • pepper
  • precipitate
  • project
  • scatter
  • shower
  • shy
  • sling
  • splatter
  • spray
  • sprinkle
  • stone
  • strew
  • toss
  • tumble
  • unhorse
  • unseat
  • upset
  • volley
  • waft
  • fling off
  • let fly
  • let go
See also synonyms for: threw / throwing / thrown
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antonyms for throw

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  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • pull
  • receive
  • repress
  • stop
  • collect
  • gather
  • hold
  • keep
  • slow
  • catch
  • explain
  • help
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How to use throw in a sentence

A lot of throw blankets and children’s bedding are made from Minky.
BEST WEIGHTED BLANKET: SLEEP LIKE A BABY WITH OUR COMFY BEDDING PICKSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The best heated throw blankets will let you control the temperature setting.
BEST HEATED THROW BLANKET: BUNDLE UP WITH THESE ELECTRIC BLANKETSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Mahomes ran 497 yards before making throws or taking sacks, according to NFL Next Gen Stats, the most in one game since it started keeping track.
WHAT WENT WRONG FOR THE CHIEFS AND PATRICK MAHOMES IN A BRUTAL SUPER BOWL DEFEATADAM KILGOREFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those throws come from a highly practiced palm and well-schooled eyes.
PATRICK MAHOMES HAS UNMATCHED PHYSICAL GIFTS. HIS INTELLECT MIGHT BE WHAT SETS HIM APART.SALLY JENKINSFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Still, the ability to get in Mahomes’s face is associated with a big drop in accuracy even after accounting for the particulars of the throw.
OUR GUIDE TO SUPER BOWL LVNEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)FEBRUARY 3, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Free throws are, well, free, making them the easiest shots of them all.
JAYLEN BROWN IS USING THE MIDRANGE SHOT TO REACH A DIFFERENT LEVELYARON WEITZMANJANUARY 29, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Since 2018, Stafford has been worth five more points per game than expected based on the down, distance and field position of each of his throws, per data from TruMedia.
IGNORE THE LOSSES: MATTHEW STAFFORD IS A QUARTERBACK WORTH PURSUINGNEIL GREENBERGJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Although some of those deep throws in the second half should not have been allowed to see the light of day.
THE PACKERS KICKED A FIELD GOAL, JOSH ALLEN HAD A BAD DAY, AND THE GOAT AND BABY GOAT ARE SUPER BOWL-BOUNDSARA ZIEGLER (SARA.ZIEGLER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JANUARY 25, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Deep throws are also some of the hardest in the NFL because they leave little room for error in accuracy while simultaneously requiring pro-level arm strength.
WHAT MAKES PATRICK MAHOMES SO GREATJOSH HERMSMEYERJANUARY 14, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The Ravens pressured Ryan Tannehill into making that dump-off throw to Henry, then tackled Henry immediately.
LAMAR JACKSON GETS HIS FIRST PLAYOFF VICTORY AS RAVENS HOLD TITANS’ DERRICK HENRY TO 40 YARDSMARK MASKEJANUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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