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Definitions for thrown
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thrownadjective

    caused to fall to the ground

    "the thrown rider got back on his horse"; "a thrown wrestler"; "a ball player thrown for a loss"

  2. thrown, thrown and twistedadjective

    twisted together; as of filaments spun into a thread

    "thrown silk is raw silk that has been twisted and doubled into yarn"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thrown

    of Throw

  2. Thrown

    a. & p. p. from Throw, v

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thrown' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3333

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thrown' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2694

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thrown in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thrown in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of thrown in a Sentence

  1. Stephanie Winston Wolkoff:

    Was I fired ? No, did I personally receive $ 26 million or $ 1.6 million ? No. Was I thrown under the bus ? Yes.

  2. Lisa Hodges:

    They hit him hard enough to carry him the whole distance of 30 feet to the street, and we have a very busy side street…They could have been T-boned…he could have been thrown into traffic.

  3. Colin Allred:

    I'm proud to the lead this resolution and to assure Americans that this Congress will not allow people with pre-existing conditions to go back to the days where they could be thrown off their health care just because they got sick.

  4. Segisfredo Silva Vanderlai:

    I dont understand how somebody who had been living in the U.S. can be abandoned like this, he was thrown out like human garbage.

  5. Woody Allen:

    I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics exam; I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.

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    not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight
    • A. abrupt
    • B. nasty
    • C. witless
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