Definition of Throws

1. Noun. (plural of throw) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of throw) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Throws

1. throw [v] - See also: throw

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Throws

throwing in the bark
throwing knife
throwing knives
throwing shapes
throwing signs
throwing stick
throwing up
throwing wheel
throwings
thrown
thrown-away(a)
thrown and twisted
thrown away
thrown down
thrown up
throws (current term)
throws away
throws down
throws up
throwster
throwsters
throwup
thru
thrue
thruly
thrum
thrum-eyed
thrummed
thrummer
thrummers

Literary usage of Throws

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1. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Tims in twelve throws of a die, the ace is more likely to turn up twice than any other number; while in eleven throws it is as likely to turn up once only ..."

2. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities by William Smith (1891)
"Certain other throws were called by particular names, taken from gods, illustrious men and ... A multitude of these names of throws are given bv Pollux (vu. ..."

3. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"... Far as a herdsman throws his staff, which flies Whirring amongst the herd, so far beyond The allotted space he threw it. All acclaim'd ; And his brave ..."

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