toss

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

toss

verb

Definition of TOSS

1
to make a series of unsteady side-to-side motions <the boat tossed to and fro in the heavy seas>
Synonyms careen, lurch, pitch, roll, seesaw, sway, toss, wobble (also wabble)
2
to make jerky or restless movements <tossed and turned in bed all night, unable to sleep in the heat>
Near Antonyms relax, rest, unwind; calm (down), still
3
to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm <toss that football over here>
4
to get rid of as useless or unwanted <we need to go through the basement and toss whatever we don't use>
Synonyms cashier, cast (off), chuck, deep-six, ditch, dump, eighty-six (or 86), exorcise (also exorcize), fling (off or away), jettison, junk, lay by, lose, pitch, reject, scrap, shed, shuck (off), slough (off) also sluff (off), throw away, throw out, toss, unload

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