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English definition of “throw”

throw

verb [T] (MOVE QUICKLY)    /θrəʊ/ US  /θroʊ/ (threw, thrown)
C2 to cause to move or act quickly or carelessly: She threw back her hair. David threw open the window to get some air.Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
(Definition of throw verb (MOVE QUICKLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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