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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Twisted together; Caused to fall to the ground; Tossed.

Usage examples (39)
  • Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away.
  • The thrown rider got back on his horse
  • thrown silk is raw silk that has been twisted and doubled into yarn
  • You have heard the term thrown around in both negative and for more
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