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Quotes of Threw

  1. The key is growth margins went in the right direction, unit volume increased quarter on quarter, and expenses came down. We threw off over $300 million in cash. All of those were in the right direction. So I think we're on our way. – Gil Amelio
  2. I wasn't trying to work out my own ancestry. I was trying to get people to feel slavery. I was trying to get across the kind of emotional and psychological stones that slavery threw at people. – Octavia Butler
  3. I wrote five issues of that and got the sack. Actually, they paid me for eight, but they changed their minds about the direction and threw three issues out the window. – Eddie Campbell
  4. Well I tried to, but I could never write anything that I liked or was worthwhile. I threw it all out and realized that I had to make a serious study- that my tastes were far more advanced than my abilities. – Elliott Carter
  5. Pain was something we were expected to endure. But I doubt very much if you would be entirely happy today if a doctor threw a towel in your face and jumped on you with a knife. – Roald Dahl
  6. I used to be a mean maniac. Someone once threw a firecracker at a show and I jumped off the side of the stage and whacked 'em on the side of the head. – Dick Dale
  7. I just kind of understood it, and I threw my love for others and love for life into the character, and was having a blast. I loved playing Dharma. I loved it! – Jenna Elfman
  8. Where the ball went was up to heaven. Sometimes I threw the ball clean up into the stands. – Bob Feller
  9. Somebody said they threw their copy of Dungeons and Dragons into the fire, and it screamed. It's a game! The magic spells in it are as real as the gold. Try retiring on that stuff. – Gary Gygax
  10. When I was a kid, I was surrounded by girls: older sisters, older girl cousins just down the street... except for an older boy named Vito who threw rocks. Each year I would wish for a baby brother. It never happened. – Wally Lamb
  11. One night Roger was in a foul mood and he threw his entire bloody drumset across the stage. The thing only just missed me- I might have been killed. – Freddie Mercury
  12. What if you threw a protest and no one showed up? The lack of angst and anger and emotion is a big positive. – Jay Alan Sekulow
  13. I look like Walt Disney just threw up. – Ryan Stiles
  14. Yeah, but on the U. S Tour we threw a new song into the set almost every night. Ofcourse, you can't do too many new songs every night as they've never heard it. – Glenn Tipton

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

Rhymes for Threw