Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (v) throw (propel through the air) "throw a frisbee"
- S: (v) throw (move violently, energetically, or carelessly) "She threw herself forwards"
- S: (v) shed, cast, cast off, shake off, throw, throw off, throw away, drop (get rid of) "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
- S: (v) throw, thrust (place or put with great energy) "She threw the blanket around the child"; "thrust the money in the hands of the beggar"
- S: (v) give, throw (convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture) "Throw a glance"; "She gave me a dirty look"
- S: (v) throw, flip, switch (cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation) "switch on the light"; "throw the lever"
- S: (v) project, cast, contrive, throw (put or send forth) "She threw the flashlight beam into the corner"; "The setting sun threw long shadows"; "cast a spell"; "cast a warm light"
- S: (v) throw (to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly) "Jane threw dinner together"; "throw the car into reverse"
- S: (v) bewilder, bemuse, discombobulate, throw (cause to be confused emotionally)
- S: (v) hurl, throw (utter with force; utter vehemently) "hurl insults"; "throw accusations at someone"
- S: (v) hold, throw, have, make, give (organize or be responsible for) "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
- S: (v) throw (make on a potter's wheel) "she threw a beautiful teapot"
- S: (v) throw (cause to fall off) "The horse threw its inexperienced rider"
- S: (v) throw (throw (a die) out onto a flat surface) "Throw a six"
- S: (v) confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulate (be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly) "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher"
- S: (adj) thrown (caused to fall to the ground) "the thrown rider got back on his horse"; "a thrown wrestler"; "a ball player thrown for a loss"
- S: (adj) thrown, thrown and twisted (twisted together; as of filaments spun into a thread) "thrown silk is raw silk that has been twisted and doubled into yarn"