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English definition of “throw”

throw

verb (OPEN)    /θrəʊ/ US  /θroʊ/ (threw, thrown)
throw sth open to open something that was closed , usually suddenly and completely : She drew back the curtains and threw open all the windows .Unfastening and opening to allow people to enter or become involved in an event : The competition has been thrown open to the public .Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of throw verb (OPEN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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