throw down

transitive verb

Definition of THROW DOWN

:  to cause to fall :  overthrow
:  to cast off :  discard
:  to make (a slam dunk) with exceptional force

Examples of THROW DOWN

  1. <throw down the gun, and put your hands up>

First Known Use of THROW DOWN

14th century


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