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Webster's Dictionary [1]

(1): ( v. t.) To form or shape roughly on a throwing engine, or potter's wheel, as earthen vessels.

(2): ( n.) The distance which a missile is, or may be, thrown; as, a stone's throw.

(3): ( v. t.) To fling, cast, or hurl with a certain whirling motion of the arm, to throw a ball; - distinguished from to toss, or to bowl.

(4): ( v. t.) To fling or cast in any manner; to drive to a distance from the hand or from an engine; to propel; to send; as, to throw stones or dust with the hand; a cannon throws a ball; a fire engine throws a stream of water to extinguish flames.

(5): ( v. t.) To drive by violence; as, a vessel or sailors may be thrown upon a rock.

(6): ( v. t.) To cause to take a strategic position; as, he threw a detachment of his army across the river.

(7): ( v. t.) To overturn; to prostrate in wrestling; as, a man throws his antagonist.

(8): ( v. t.) To cast, as dice; to venture at dice.

(9): ( v. t.) To put on hastily; to spread carelessly.

(10): ( v. t.) To divest or strip one's self of; to put off.

(11): ( n.) A turner's lathe; a throwe.

(12): ( v. t.) To give forcible utterance to; to cast; to vent.

(13): ( v. t.) To bring forth; to produce, as young; to bear; - said especially of rabbits.

(14): ( v. t.) To twist two or more filaments of, as silk, so as to form one thread; to twist together, as singles, in a direction contrary to the twist of the singles themselves; - sometimes applied to the whole class of operations by which silk is prepared for the weaver.

(15): ( v. i.) To perform the act of throwing or casting; to cast; specifically, to cast dice.

(16): ( n.) The act of hurling or flinging; a driving or propelling from the hand or an engine; a cast.

(17): ( n.) A stroke; a blow.

(18): ( n.) A cast of dice; the manner in which dice fall when cast; as, a good throw.

(19): ( n.) An effort; a violent sally.

(20): ( n.) The extreme movement given to a sliding or vibrating reciprocating piece by a cam, crank, eccentric, or the like; travel; stroke; as, the throw of a slide valve. Also, frequently, the length of the radius of a crank, or the eccentricity of an eccentric; as, the throw of the crank of a steam engine is equal to half the stroke of the piston.

(21): ( n.) A potter's wheel or table; a jigger. See 2d Jigger, 2 (a).

(22): ( n.) The amount of vertical displacement produced by a fault; - according to the direction it is designated as an upthrow, or a downthrow.

(23): ( n.) Pain; especially, pain of travail; throe.

(24): ( n.) Time; while; space of time; moment; trice.

King James Dictionary [2]

Throw pret. threw pp. thrown. Gr. to run L. trochilus.

1. Properly, to hurl to whirl to fling or cast in a winding direction. 2. To fling or cast in any manner to propel to send to drive to a distance from the hand or from an engine. Thus we throw stones or dust with the hand a cannon throws a ball a bomb throws a shell. The Roman balista threw various weapons. A fire engine throws water to extinguish flames. 3. To wind as, to throw silk. 4. To turn as, to throw balls in a lathe.

Not in general use.

5. To venture at dice.

Set less than thou throwest.

6. To cast to divest or strip one's self of to put off as, a serpent throws his skin. 7. To cast to send.

I have thrown

A brave defiance in king Henry's teeth.

8. To put on to spread carelessly.

O'er his fair limbs a flow'ry vest he threw.

9. To overturn to prostrate in wrestling as, a man throws his antagonist. 10. To cast to drive by violence as a vessel or sailors thrown upon a rock.

To throw away, to lose by neglect or folly to spend in vain as, to throw away time to throw away money.

1. To bestow without a compensation. 2. To reject as, to throw away a good book, or a good offer.

To throw by, to lay aside or neglect as useless as, to throw by a garment.

To throw down, to subvert to overthrow to destroy as, to throw down a fence or wall.

1. To bring down from a high station to depress.

To throw in, to inject.

1. To put in to deposit with others also, to give up or relinquish.

To throw off, to expel to clear from as, to throw off a disease.

1. To reject to discard as, to throw off all sense of shame to throw off a dependent.

To throw on, to cast on to load.

To throw out, to cast out to reject or discard to expel.

1. To utter carelessly to speak as, to throw out insinuations or observations. 2. To exert to bring forth into act.

She throws out thrilling shrieks.

3. To distance to leave behind. 4. To exclude to reject. The bill was thrown out on the second reading.

To throw up, to resign as, to throw up a commission.

1. To resign angrily.

Bad games are thrown up too soon.

2. To discharge from the stomach.

To throw one's self down, to lie down.

To throw one's self on, to resign one's self to the favor, clemency or sustaining power of another to repose.

THROW, To perform the act of throwing.

1. To cast dice.

To throw about, to cast about to try expedients. Not much used.

THROW, n. The act of hurling or flinging a cast a driving or propelling from the hand or from an engine.

He heav'd a stone, and rising to the throw,

He sent it in a whirlwind at the foe.

1. A cast of dice and the manner in which dice fall when cast as a good throw. None but a fool hazards all upon one throw. 2. The distance which a missile is or may be thrown as a stone's throw. 3. A stroke a blow.

Nor shield defend the thunder of his throws.

4. Effort violent sally.

Your youth admires

The throws and swellings of a Roman soul.

5. The agony of travail. See Throe. 6. A turner's lathe. Local.

Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words [3]

1: Βάλλω (Strong'S #906 — Verb — ballo — bal'-lo )

"to cast, to throw," is rendered "to throw" in  Mark 12:42 , AV (RV, "cast"); so  Acts 22:23 (2nd part); "to throw down,"   Revelation 18:21 (2nd part), AV (RV, "cast down"). See Cast , No. 1.

2: Ῥίπτω (Strong'S #4496 — Verb — rhipto — hrip'-to )

"to hurl, throw, throw off," is rendered "had thrown... down" in  Luke 4:35 , RV (AV, "had thrown"). See Cast , No. 2.

3: Κατακρημνίζω (Strong'S #2630 — Verb — katakremnizo — kat-ak-rame-nid'-zo )

"to throw over a precipice" (kremnos), "cast down headlong," is rendered "throw ... down" in  Luke 4:29 (AV, "cast ... down headlong").

4: Καταλύω (Strong'S #2647 — Verb — kataluo — kat-al-oo'-o )

lit., "to loosen down," is rendered "to throw down" (of the stones of the Temple) in  Matthew 24:2 and parallel passages. See Destroy , No. 5.