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Significado de “toss” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "toss" - Diccionario Inglés

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tossverb

uk   /tɒs/ us   /tɑːs/
  • toss verb (THROW)

C2 [T usually + adv/prep] to throw something carelessly: He glanced at the letter and then tossed it into the bin. The bull tossed him up into the air. [+ two objects] Andrew tossed him the ball.

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  • toss verb (FOOD)

[T] When you toss food you shake or mix small pieces of it together with a sauce or dressing: a tossed salad carrots tossed in butter
toss a pancake UK
to quickly and suddenly lift the pan in which a pancake (= a thin, flat, round cake) is cooking so that the pancake goes up into the air and turns over before falling back into the pan
  • toss verb (MOVE)

[T] If you toss your hair or a part of your body you move it up and back suddenly: She tossed her head in annoyance. She tossed back her hair.
toss and turn C2 [I]
to move about from side to side or turn a lot in bed, especially because you cannot sleep: I was tossing and turning all night.

tossnoun

uk   /tɒs/ us   /tɑːs/
(Definition of toss from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "toss" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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tossverb [T]

us   /tɔs/
to throw gently or easily: He tossed his dirty clothes on the floor. Matthew tossed the ball to his brother.
When you toss food, you gently mix small pieces of it together or with a sauce: I tossed the salad.
If you toss your hair or your head, you move it suddenly: The girl tossed her hair out of her eyes.
toss a coin
If you toss a coin, you choose between two possibilities by throwing a coin into the air and letting each side represent one of the possibilities, then accepting the possibility represented by the side that lands facing up: We tossed to see who would go first.

tossnoun [C]

us   /tɔs/
a sudden, quick movement or throw: "I don’t care," she replied with a toss of her head.
(Definition of toss from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“toss” in American English

Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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