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synonyms for throw oneself into

  • focus on
  • give
  • try
  • dig
  • direct
  • turn
  • undertake
  • apply oneself to
  • attend to
  • concentrate on
  • devote oneself to
  • engage in
  • go at
  • go for
  • hammer away
  • have a go at
  • have at
  • knuckle down to
  • peg away
  • pitch into
  • plug away at
  • take care of
  • take up
  • turn to

antonyms for throw oneself into

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  • avoid
  • cut
  • disregard
  • ignore
  • overlook
  • pass
  • shun
  • slight
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    How to use throw oneself into in a sentence

    If you throw away this chance, you will both richly deserve to be hanged, as I sincerely trust you will be.
    THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
    That woman meant mischief, or she would never have dared to suggest that a British officer should throw in his lot with hers.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    If the Turks get hold of a lot of fresh men and throw them upon us during the night,—perhaps they may knock us off into the sea.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    Nothing will be easier then to throw the Poles into the shade of the picture, or to occupy the foreground with a brilliant review.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    All this will, doubtless, throw a number of deserving persons out of employ.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    Yet their quaint attempts to improve their appearance throw an interesting side-light on their æsthetic preferences.
    CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
    If you were to have a frank explanation with her, Blanche would very soon throw Jim Crow out of the window.
    CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
    In the face of such public feeling Massna found nothing for it but to demand a successor and throw up his command.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    It is much more convenient than a lamp, because it doesn't rattle, and you can throw the light on the page so much better.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    Just try it once, and you'll see how ingenious it is—only one must be careful not to throw out the elbow in turning out the wrist.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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    WORDS RELATED TO THROW ONESELF INTO

    • apply oneself to
    • attend to
    • concentrate on
    • devote oneself to
    • dig
    • direct
    • engage in
    • focus on
    • give
    • go at
    • go for
    • hammer away
    • have a go at
    • have at
    • knuckle down to
    • peg away
    • pitch into
    • plug away at
    • take care of
    • take up
    • throw oneself into
    • try
    • turn
    • turn to
    • undertake
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