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Translation of "toss" - English-Spanish dictionary

toss

verb   /tɒs/
to throw something somewhere carelessly lanzar, tirar He read the letter quickly, then tossed it into the bin.
(Definition of toss from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

toss

verb /tos/
to throw into or through the air arrojar, tirar, lanzar 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 jugar/echar a cara o cruz 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 ganar/perder a cara o cruz 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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