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tossing

See definition of tossing on Dictionary.com
  • as inagitation
  • as incast
  • as inouting

synonyms for tossing

  • disturbance
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • unrest
  • upheaval
  • commotion
  • discomposure
  • stirring
  • tizzy
  • churning
  • rocking
  • casting
  • ejection
  • expulsion
  • fling
  • heave
  • heaving
  • hurl
  • hurling
  • launching
  • lob
  • pitch
  • pitching
  • projection
  • propulsion
  • shooting
  • sling
  • slinging
  • thrust
  • thrusting
  • toss
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antonyms for tossing

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  • calm
  • harmony
  • order
  • peace
  • tranquility
  • catch
  • keeping
  • retention
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How to use tossing in a sentence

Smokers, tossing pipes and puffing smoke over the dinner-table, forgot all cleanliness and modesty.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
On a Sunday, a lady called to her little boy, who was tossing marbles on the side walk, to come in the house.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Alessandro's face haunted him, and also the memory of Ramona's, as she lay tossing and moaning in the wretched Cahuilla hovel.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
At his side was the girl, a slender body in drab, tossing her hat gayly about at the end of its long string.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
"Oh no, indeed," replied Mrs. Sin, tossing her head in a manner oddly reminiscent of a once famous Spanish dancer.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Miss Jewett was almost alone; there was no one with her but Sue Greyson tossing over neckties to find a white one with fringe.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
He was there, a few feet away; and while her soul was tossing on seas of woe he had been quietly sitting at his drawing-board.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
"We have made a blunder," remarked the duke, who was playing with his dagger, tossing it into the air and catching it by the hilt.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
A mighty horn was blaring; a great bell was tossing up its brazen throat in ringing clangor.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The sun streamed on naked swords and tossing lances innumerable; the flashing of the brightness was terrible as celestial light.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TOSSING

  • churning
  • commotion
  • discomposure
  • disturbance
  • rocking
  • stirring
  • tizzy
  • tossing
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • unrest
  • upheaval
  • 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.