throw into

  • 1 throw into — phr verb Throw into is used with these nouns as the object: ↑armchair, ↑bin, ↑confusion, ↑disarray, ↑disorder, ↑doubt, ↑frenzy, ↑jail, ↑panic, ↑prison, ↑recession, ↑ …

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  • 2 throw into the pot — throw (something) into the pot if you throw an idea or a subject into the pot, you suggest it for discussion. Right, I think we ve had enough talk of education. Does anyone have anything else they want to throw into the pot? …

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  • 3 throw into the discard — (US) To throw on the scrap heap • • • Main Entry: ↑discard …

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  • 4 throw into confusion — index agitate (perturb), confound, confuse (bewilder), confuse (create disorder), discompose …

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  • 5 throw into disorder — index confuse (create disorder), disorganize, disorient Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 throw into prison — index arrest (apprehend), immure Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7 throw into relief — we hope these photos will throw into relief the gravity of their plight Syn: highlight, spotlight, give prominence to, point up, show up, emphasize, bring out, stress, accent, underline, underscore, accentuate …

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  • 8 throw into the scale — ► throw on (or into) the scale contribute (something) to one side of an argument or debate. Main Entry: ↑scale …

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  • 9 throw into confusion — cause chaos, cause disorder …

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  • 10 throw into the scale — weigh something, place something on the scale …

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  • 11 throw into the shade — place in the shade, place in a location that is protected from the sun …

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  • 12 throw something into the pot — throw (something) into the pot if you throw an idea or a subject into the pot, you suggest it for discussion. Right, I think we ve had enough talk of education. Does anyone have anything else they want to throw into the pot? …

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  • 13 throw — I n. 1) (basketball) a free throw 2) (baseball) a wild throw II v. 1) (A) throw the ball to her; or: throw her the ball 2) (D; tr.) to throw across, over (to throw a ball over a fence) 3) (D; tr.) to throw at (he threw a stone at me) 4) (d; refl …

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  • 14 throw — Synonyms and related words: abandon, addle, agitate, amaze, apply, assume, baffle, bake, bamboozle, be confined, be sick, bear, bear a child, bear young, beat, bend, bewilder, blow, blow down, blow over, boggle, bounce, bowl, bowl down, bowl over …

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  • 15 throw out of kilter — verb throw into great confusion or disorder Fundamental Islamicists threaten to perturb the social order in Algeria and Egypt • Syn: ↑perturb, ↑derange • Derivationally related forms: ↑derangement (for: ↑derange), ↑ …

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  • 16 into the pot — among various things being considered or discussed. Does anyone have ideas or suggestions they want to throw into the pot? …

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  • 17 throw — [thrō] vt. threw, thrown, throwing [ME throwen, to twist, wring, hurl < OE thrawan, to throw, twist, akin to Ger drehen, to twist, turn < IE base * ter , to rub, rub with turning motion, bore > THRASH, THREAD, Gr teirein, L terere, to… …

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  • 18 throw — ► VERB (past threw; past part. thrown) 1) propel with force through the air by a rapid movement of the arm and hand. 2) move or put into place quickly, hurriedly, or roughly. 3) project, direct, or cast (light, an expression, etc.) in a… …

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  • 19 Throw (grappling) — Throw Sacrifice throws are sometimes considered risky since they put the thrower in a potentially disadvantageous position. Japanese name …

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  • 20 throw — [θrəʊ ǁ θroʊ] verb threw PASTTENSE [θruː] thrown PASTPART [θrəʊn ǁ θroʊn] [transitive] 1. throw money at to try to solve a problem by spending a lot of money, without really thinking about the problem: • There is no point throwing money at the… …

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