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English definition of “fling”


verb [T usually + adv/prep] (THROW)    /flɪŋ/ (flung, flung)
to throw something or someone suddenly and with a lot of force : He crumpled up the letter and flung it into the fire . "And you can take your ring back too!" she cried , flinging it down on the table .informal Could you fling the paper over here (= give me the paper )?Throwing
(Definition of fling verb (THROW) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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