Translation of "throw" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /θrəʊ/ (past tense threw, past participle thrown)

A2 to make something move through the air by pushing it out of your hand

atmak, fırlatmak
Amy threw the ball to the dog.
He threw the book at the wall.
How far can you throw?
throw sth in/on, etc

to put something somewhere quickly and without thinking about it

atmak, fırlatmak, bırakmak, koymak
He threw his clothes on the floor and got into bed.
throw sth around/down/on, etc

to suddenly and quickly move your body or a part of your body

vücudunu veya bir bölümünü aniden ve hızla hareket ettirmek
She threw her arms around the child.
Gabriela threw herself onto the bed and started to cry.
throw sb from/forward, etc

to make someone move somewhere suddenly or fall down

itmek, kakmak, düşürmek; aniden fırlatmak/sarsmak
[ often passive ] The bus suddenly stopped and we were thrown forward.

to make someone feel shocked or confused

afallatmak, neye uğradığına şaşırtmak, sersemletmek; kafasını karıştırmak
It threw me completely when he asked me to marry him.

to make light or shadows (= dark shapes) appear on something

ışık/gölge yapmak; gölge/ışık oluşturmak/vermek/yansıtmak
The trees threw shadows across the road.
→ See also throw caution to the wind , throw sb in at the deep end , throw down the gauntlet , throw in the towel , throw your weight around

(Translation of “throw verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)