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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes it in a kiln; Someone who projects something through the air (especially by a rapid motion of the arm); A person who twists silk or rayon filaments into a thread or yarn.

Usage examples (25)
  • Lemme guess … his flame thrower is his pipi del fuego.
  • If the coin thrower is found he will be banned for life (you would hope).
  • He also was a conference champion javelin thrower and is a member of Florida A&M's athletic Hall of Fame.
  • There was a Greek javelin thrower who had suffered severe burns to his throwing hand and could no longer compete. for more
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