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throw yourself at sb

informal disapproving
phrasal verb with throw uk   /θrəʊ/  us   /θroʊ/ verb (threw, thrown)
to make it very ​obvious to someone that you ​want a ​sexualrelationship with them: I don't ​know what it is about John, but women just ​seem to ​throw themselves at him.
(Definition of throw yourself at sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “throw yourself at sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 向(某人)献媚,勾引(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 向(某人)獻媚,勾引(某人)…
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