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Spanish translation of “toss”

toss

verb /tos/
to throw into or through the air She tossed the ball up into the air. ( often with about) to throw oneself restlessly from side to side
dar vueltas(en la cama), moverse con intranquilidad
She tossed about all night, unable to sleep.
(of a ship) to be thrown about
balancearse, ser sacudido
The boat tossed wildly in the rough sea.
to throw (a coin) into the air and decide a matter according to (a correct guess about) which side falls uppermost They tossed a coin to decide which of them should go first. toss up phrasal verb to toss a coin to decide a matter
jugarse algo a cara o cruz
We tossed up (to decide) whether to go to the play or the ballet.
win/lose the toss to guess rightly or wrongly which side of the coin will fall uppermost He won the toss so he started the game.
(Definition of toss from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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