Translation of "throw" - English-French dictionary

throw

verbthrow /θroʊ/ ( pt threw pp thrown )
to make sth go through the air, using your hand and arm
lancer

He threw the ball to me.
Il m'a lancé le ballon.

Throw me the ball.
Lance-moi la balle.

kids learning how to throw
Des enfants qui apprennent à lancer.
to move sth somewhere quickly and forcefully
projeter

The crash threw him out of the car.
La collision l'a projeté hors de la voiture.
to put sth down carelessly
jeter

He threw his clothes on the bed.
Il a jeté ses vêtements sur le lit.
to cause sb to be suddenly in another state
jeter

The alarm bells threw the school into confusion.
Le signal d'alarme a semé la confusion dans l'école.
transitive to move a part of your body quickly
jeter

She threw her arms up in disgust.
De dégoût, elle a jeté les bras en l'air.

I threw myself into a chair.
Je me suis jeté sur une chaise.
to look at sb with a particular expression
lancer , jeter

Sam threw me a worried look.
Sam m'a lancé/jeté un regard inquiet.
transitive to let dice fall in a game
jeter

Throw the dice.
Jetez les dés.
throw a party
to be the host of a party
organiser une réception/soirée

Manny's throwing a party on Friday.
Manny organise une réception/soirée vendredi.
throw a punch
to hit sb with your fist
donner un coup de poing
throw sb
to make sb feel shocked and confused
déconcerter qqn

The news really threw me.
La nouvelle m'a vraiment déconcerté.
throw yourself into sth
to become very involved in an activity
se jeter à corps perdu dans qqch

She threw herself into her art.
Elle s'est jetée à corps perdu dans son art.

throw away

verb phrasalthrow away [ ˈθroʊ əˈweɪ ]
to get rid of sth you do not want
jeter , gaspiller

Don't throw it away - recycle it.
Ne le jette pas, recycle-le.
to fail to use an opportunity
gâcher

You threw away your chance to go to college.
Tu as gâché ta chance d'aller à l'université.

throw out

verb phrasalthrow out [ ˈθroʊ ˈaʊt ]
to force sb to leave a place
mettre à la porte , expulser

They threw us out of the bar.
Ils nous ont mis à la porte du bar.
to get rid of sth you do not want
jeter

Keep the ones you like and throw the rest out.
Garde ceux qui te plaisent et jette le reste.

throw up

verb phrasalthrow up [ ˈθroʊ ˈʌp ] informal
to vomit
vomir

I think I'm going to throw up.
Je crois que je vais vomir.

throw

noun countablethrow /θroʊ/
the act of throwing a ball
lancer masculine

That was a great throw.
C'était un excellent lancer.

(Translation of “throw” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

throw

verb /θrəu/ (past tense threw /θruː/, past participle thrown)

to send through the air with force; to hurl or fling

jeter, lancer
He threw the ball to her / threw her the ball.

(of a horse) to make its rider fall off

désarçonner
My horse threw me.

to puzzle or confuse

désarçonner
He was completely thrown by her question.

(in wrestling, judo etc) to wrestle (one’s opponent) to the ground.

envoyer au tapis
throw away

to get rid of

jeter
He always throws away his old clothes.

to lose through lack of care, concern etc

gâcher
Don’t throw your chance of promotion away by being careless.
throw doubt on

to suggest or hint that (something) is not true

jeter le doute sur
The latest scientific discoveries throw doubt on the original theory.
throw in

to include or add as a gift or as part of a bargain

ajouter (par-dessus le marché)
When I bought his car he threw in the radio and a box of tools.
throw light on

to help to solve or give information on (a mystery, puzzle, problem etc)

éclaircir
Can anyone throw any light on the problem?
throw oneself into

to begin (doing something) with great energy

se lancer
She threw herself into her work with enthusiasm.
throw off

to get rid of

se débarrasser de
She finally managed to throw off her cold
They were following us, but we threw them off.

to take off very quickly

enlever à la hâte
He threw off his coat and sat down.
throw open

to open suddenly and wide

ouvrir tout grand
He threw open the door and walked in.
throw out

to get rid of by throwing or by force

jeter
He was thrown out of the meeting
The committee threw out the proposal.
throw a party

to hold, organize etc a party

organiser une fête
They threw a party for her birthday.
throw up

a slang expression for to vomit

vomir
She had too much to eat, and threw up on the way home.

to give up or abandon

lâcher
He threw up his job.

to build hurriedly

construire à la hâte
They threw up a temporary building.
throw one’s voice

to make one’s voice appear to come from somewhere else, eg the mouth of a ventriloquist’s dummy.

faire du ventriloquisme
throwaway adjective

disposable; that can be thrown away after being used once or twice

jetable
a throwaway cup
throwaway razors.

(Translation of “throw” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)