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But publicly throwing shade at Louis Vuitton wasn't Kanye's first fashion faux pas.

For my technologically illiterate mother, the idea of paying bills online provokes as much anxiety as throwing something away.

I believe there was a captain aboard, but Hughes kept throwing him out of the cockpit.

A piece of paper stuck to his hand, and suddenly he was throwing things.

Picking up cans and bags out of the bin and throwing them back, over and over.

At present she is throwing her whole weight upon my wrist, which I hope will get limber under it!

Every nation of Europe was throwing open its armoury, and preparing its weapons for the field.

"Well, it isn't easy to explain," said Mr. Pontellier, throwing himself back in his chair.

Throwing the tea into the harbor raised a sharp sense of resentment in the minds of Britons.

This last spear is propelled by a throwing-stick, which was also found lying by it.


On this page you'll find 105 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to throwing, such as: lob, thrust, force, shove, fling, and fire.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.