Synsets for "throw"

Synset: throw.n.01

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)

Examples: the catcher made a good throw to second base

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: propulsion

Hyponym: bowling fling flip heave hurl leaner pass pitch pitch ringer shy slinging throw-in

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.n.02

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a single chance or instance

Examples: he couldn't afford $50 a throw

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: opportunity

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.n.03

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam

Examples:

Lemmas: throw stroke cam_stroke

Hypernym: movement

Hyponym: instroke outstroke

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.n.04

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something

Examples:

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: bedclothes

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.n.05

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly

Examples: he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: gambling

Hyponym: cast flip

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.01

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: propel through the air

Examples: throw a frisbee

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: propel

Hyponym: chuck deep-six defenestrate deliver drive fling flip ground heave hurl jettison juggle lob pass pelt prostrate ridge shy skim slam

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.02

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: move violently, energetically, or carelessly

Examples: She threw herself forwards

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: move

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: shed.v.01

Synonyms: shed

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: get rid of

Examples: he shed his image as a pushy boss | shed your clothes

Lemmas: shed cast cast_off shake_off throw throw_off throw_away drop

Hypernym: remove

Hyponym: abscise autotomize exfoliate shed

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.04

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: place or put with great energy

Examples: She threw the blanket around the child | thrust the money in the hands of the beggar

Lemmas: throw thrust

Hypernym: put

Hyponym: pop

Antonyms:

    

Synset: give.v.07

Synonyms: give

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture

Examples: Throw a glance | She gave me a dirty look

Lemmas: give throw

Hypernym: communicate

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.06

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation

Examples: switch on the light | throw the lever

Lemmas: throw flip switch

Hypernym: engage

Hyponym: switch_off switch_on

Antonyms:

    

Synset: project.v.10

Synonyms: project

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: put or send forth

Examples: She threw the flashlight beam into the corner | The setting sun threw long shadows | cast a spell | cast a warm light

Lemmas: project cast contrive throw

Hypernym: send

Hyponym: shoot

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.08

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly

Examples: Jane threw dinner together | throw the car into reverse

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: put

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bewilder.v.02

Synonyms: bewilder

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cause to be confused emotionally

Examples:

Lemmas: bewilder bemuse discombobulate throw

Hypernym: upset

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hurl.v.03

Synonyms: hurl

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: utter with force; utter vehemently

Examples: hurl insults | throw accusations at someone

Lemmas: hurl throw

Hypernym: express

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hold.v.03

Synonyms: hold

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: organize or be responsible for

Examples: hold a reception | have, throw, or make a party | give a course

Lemmas: hold throw have make give

Hypernym: direct

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.12

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: make on a potter's wheel

Examples: she threw a beautiful teapot

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: shape

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.13

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cause to fall off

Examples: The horse threw its inexperienced rider

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: dislodge

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: throw.v.14

Synonyms: throw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: throw (a die) out onto a flat surface

Examples: Throw a six

Lemmas: throw

Hypernym: turn

Hyponym: shoot

Antonyms:

    

Synset: confuse.v.02

Synonyms: confuse

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly

Examples: These questions confuse even the experts | This question completely threw me | This question befuddled even the teacher

Lemmas: confuse throw fox befuddle fuddle bedevil confound discombobulate

Hypernym: be

Hyponym: demoralize disorient perplex

Antonyms:

    

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Thunder of the East Marching Band So Hit 'em high, Hit 'em low, Throw 'em high, Throw 'em low;