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θruthrew

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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Threwpreterite of throw.

    A broken rock the force of Pyrrhus threw:
    Full on his ankle fell the pond’rous stone,
    Burst the strong nerves, and crash’d the solid bone. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Threw

    imp. of Throw

  2. Threw

    of Throw

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Threw

    thrōō, pa.t. of throw.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'threw' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3227

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'threw' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3578

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of threw in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of threw in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of threw in a Sentence

  1. Dusty Baker:

    He had outstanding control, he always has control, but tonight he had command. He threw some quality strikes. He’s getting better and better each outing.

  2. Paul Feig:

    It was a surprise, that threw me, I will say.

  3. Giannis Antetokounmpo:

    I threw it to the backboard.

  4. Janet Minor:

    I have a spelling checkerIt came with my PCIt plainly marks four my revueMistakes I cannot sea.I've run this poem threw it,I'm sure your pleased too no,Its letter perfect in it's weigh,My checker tolled me sew.

  5. Joe Gianone:

    That play was worse than when (Roger) Clemens threw at Mike Piazza, it was completely illegal. He should pay a price, either on the field or off it with the suspension.

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