What does thrown mean?

Definitions for thrown
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thrown(adj)

    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 twisted(adj)

    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

How to pronounce thrown?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say thrown in sign language?

  1. thrown

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. Steve Vladeck:

    Once again, The Supreme Court has thrown out federal criminal convictions of public officials who, by their own admission, abused their power for corrupt and illegitimate purposes, the harder question is whether Congress will respond to rulings like this one by expanding the scope of these laws, or whether we're going to end up with a world in which criminal liability for such nefarious conduct depends upon the color of one's collar.

  2. Abu Yassine:

    The regime is trying to advance on the ground. It takes a point or two, then loses them, these circumstances are not new to the fighters. They have thrown all types of bombs at them and they can cope. The negative impact is on the civilians.

  3. Jennifer Lawrence:

    While he has thrown his hat into the ring and is aiming for the republican nomination, I still think that most in Hollywood see Trump as their peer rather than as a politician, trump is the guy who for years dealt with numerous celebs on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ and in that role he always was a step above them and seemed slightly more powerful.

  4. Saba Farzan:

    The world community with leadership by the Obama administration has thrown human rights under the Persian rug -- literally. Democracy promotion has been sacrificed for the sake of talking endlessly to those who oppress Iranians terribly.

  5. Chris Evert:

    The players are just getting thrown off-guard a lot. I think it’s going to demand a lot of patience and a lot of flexibility and who is going to really adjust and adapt the best, players are so used to routines. They like to be in control. They’re not in control.

Images & Illustrations of thrown

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