Definitions of Threw

  1. of Throw
  2. Past tense of the irregular verb throw.
  3. Pa. t. of THROW.
  4. Of to throw.
  5. Imp. of THROW, v.
  6. Pt. of throw, which see.
  7. Did throw.

Usage examples for Threw

  1. She has taken everything with her," he threw up his hands. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. " Well, I bet you threw it off! – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. And you threw it all back in my face- because you are a man, I suppose, and can't understand. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  4. This fellow here threw it and I saw him. – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  5. He was a mistake and they threw him away. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg
  6. He threw her down, as hard as he could, on the ice. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  7. He threw up his place." – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. She threw herself in a chair near me and fixed her eyes on me. – Simon Dale by Anthony Hope
  9. They threw cold water on her and carried her out into the open air. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  10. She threw me down. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  11. Maybe somebody threw them in the water, or maybe they fell in. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope
  12. The word 'marsupium' was what threw you off. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  13. And then he bound Sir Gawaine hand and foot, and so threw him to the ground. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  14. No one can write of the despair of the girl when she threw herself under a tree in the forest. – The Soul of a People by H. Fielding
  15. It would serve Tony right if I threw him over. – Bandit Love by Juanita Savage
  16. Why, that's where we camped when we threw the flour away, and that's where we'll stop to- night. – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
  17. When it does- He stopped and threw up a warning hand. – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  18. " And that's why they threw the letter away when they had read it," cried Jack. – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore
  19. A little something we threw in this morning. – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  20. " No, he threw me over," said Alison. – Good Luck by L. T. Meade