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  • 1 hurl —   Nou, kūpahu, kā.   Also: walakīkē; ō ō, pahu (as a spear); kā alā (as stones with a sling);    ♦ hurl down, kiola ino. See throw …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 2 hurl — [hə:l US hə:rl] v [Date: 1100 1200; Origin: Probably copying the action] 1.) [T always + adverb/preposition] to throw something with a lot of force, especially because you are angry ▪ Demonstrators were hurling bricks through the windows. ▪ He… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 hurl´er — hurl «hurl», verb, noun. –v.t. 1. to throw with much force; cast; fling: »The man hurled his spear at one bear, and the dogs hurled themselves at the other. 2. Figurative. to throw forth (words, cries, or shouts) v …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 4 hurl — [hʉrl] vt. [ME hurlen, prob. of ON echoic orig. as in Dan hurle, to whir, Norw hurla, to buzz] 1. to throw or fling with force or violence 2. to cast down; overthrow 3. to utter vehemently [to hurl insults ] ☆ 4. Baseball Informal to pitch vi …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 hurl headlong — index precipitate (throw down violently) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 Hurl! — infobox television show name = Hurl! format = Live action, variety, game show, television series runtime = 30 minutes per episode (inc. advertisements) rating = TV 14 creator = executive producer = Tom Crehan, Dale Roy Robinson starring = Tom… …

    Wikipedia

  • 7 hurl — 01. The young boy [hurled] his eraser across the room and hit his friend in the head. 02. The old woman [hurled] abuse at the teenagers who had run though her garden stealing strawberries. 03. The monster began picking up cars and [hurling] them… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 8 hurl — [[t]hɜrl[/t]] v.t. 1) to throw or fling with great force or vigor; cast 2) to throw or cast down 3) to utter with vehemence: to hurl insults at the umpire[/ex] 4) to throw a missile 5) a forcible or violent throw; fling • Etymology: 1175–1225;… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 9 hurl — verb (hurled; hurling) Etymology: Middle English Date: 13th century intransitive verb 1. rush, hurtle 2. pitch 5a, b 3. vomit transitive verb 1. to send or thrust with great vigo …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 hurl — hurler, n. /herrl/, v.t. 1. to throw or fling with great force or vigor. 2. to throw or cast down. 3. to utter with vehemence: to hurl insults at the umpire. v.i. 4. to throw a missile. 5. Baseball. to pitch a ball. n. 6. a forcible or violent… …

    Universalium

  • 11 hurl a brickbat — Synonyms and related words: affront, call names, dishonor, disoblige, dump on, fleer at, flout, gibe at, give offense to, humiliate, insult, jeer at, jibe at, mock, offend, outrage, put down, scoff at, taunt, treat with indignity …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 hurl — /hɜl / (say herl) verb (t) 1. to drive or throw with great force. 2. to throw down; overthrow. 3. to utter with vehemence. –verb (i) 4. to throw a missile. 5. Colloquial to vomit. –noun 6. a forcible or violent throw; a fling. 7. Colloquial the… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 To fling down — Fling Fling (fl[i^]ng), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Flung} (fl[u^]ng); p. pr. & vb. n. {Flinging}.] [OE. flingen, flengen, to rush, hurl; cf. Icel. flengia to whip, ride furiously, OSw. flenga to strike, Sw. fl[ a]nga to romp, Dan. flenge to slash.] 1.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 put down — Synonyms and related words: Parthian shot, abase, abasement, abash, account for, accredit with, accrete to, acknowledge, affront, annihilate, ante, ante up, apply to, ascribe to, aspersion, asphyxiate, assign to, atrocity, attach to, attribute to …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 To cast down — Cast Cast (k[.a]st), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cast}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Casting}.] [Cf. Dan. kaste, Icel. & Sw. kasta; perh. akin to L. {gerere} to bear, carry. E. jest.] 1. To send or drive by force; to throw; to fling; to hurl; to impel. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 To throw down — Throw Throw, v. t. [imp. {Threw} (thr[udd]); p. p. {Thrown} (thr[=o]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Throwing}.] [OE. [thorn]rowen, [thorn]rawen, to throw, to twist, AS. [thorn]r[=a]wan to twist, to whirl; akin to D. draaijen, G. drehen, OHG. dr[=a]jan, L.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 To throw one's self down — Throw Throw, v. t. [imp. {Threw} (thr[udd]); p. p. {Thrown} (thr[=o]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Throwing}.] [OE. [thorn]rowen, [thorn]rawen, to throw, to twist, AS. [thorn]r[=a]wan to twist, to whirl; akin to D. draaijen, G. drehen, OHG. dr[=a]jan, L.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 καταστράψει — καταστράπτω hurl down lightning aor subj act 3rd sg (epic) καταστράπτω hurl down lightning fut ind mid 2nd sg καταστράπτω hurl down lightning fut ind act 3rd sg κατᾱστράψει , καταστράπτω hurl down lightning futperf ind mp 2nd sg (doric aeolic)… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 19 καταστράψουσι — καταστράπτω hurl down lightning aor subj act 3rd pl (epic) καταστράπτω hurl down lightning fut part act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric ionic) καταστράπτω hurl down lightning fut ind act 3rd pl (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) κατᾱστράψουσι ,… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 20 καταταρταρώσεις — καταταρτάρωσις hurl down to Tartarus fem nom/voc pl (attic epic) καταταρτάρωσις hurl down to Tartarus fem nom/acc pl (attic) καταταρταρόω hurl down to Tartarus aor subj act 2nd sg (epic) καταταρταρόω hurl down to Tartarus fut ind act 2nd sg …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)