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hurtle


hurtle

verb

Definition of HURTLE

1
to proceed or move quickly <the probe hurtled through space to its destination: Jupiter>
Near Antonyms dally, dawdle, dillydally, drag, hang (around or out), lag, linger, loiter, poke, tarry; amble, lumber, plod, saunter, shuffle, stroll; decelerate, slow (down or up)
Antonyms crawl, creep, poke
2
to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm <hurtled his spear at the tiger as it lunged toward him>

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