What does throw back mean?

Definitions for throw back

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word throw back.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. throw back, toss back(verb)

    throw back with a quick, light motion

    "She tossed back her head"


  1. throw back(Verb)

    to throw something back (such as a fish that has been caught for sport)

  2. throw back(Verb)

    to hinder the development of something

  3. throw back(Verb)

    to revert to an earlier stage of development


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of throw back in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of throw back in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Sampson:

    Whatever we're going to face in the latter stages, we know we have got something to throw back, we have got the bonus of a lot of people getting game time and a lot of people who are fighting fit.

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