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English definition of “toss”

toss

verb (MOVE)    /tɒs/ US  /tɑːs/
[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.Making short, sudden movements 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.Not sleeping and not unconscious
(Definition of toss verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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