Definition of “throw yourself at sb” - English Dictionary


“throw yourself at sb” in English

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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 sexual relationship 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)