throw in one's lot with

Definition of throw in one's lot with

  1. :  to join or become associated with a person, group, or thing that one hopes will win or succeed During the American Civil War, my great-grandfather threw in his lot with the Confederacy/Union.

Word by Word Definitions

throwplay
  1. :  to propel through the air by a forward motion of the hand and arm

    :  to propel through the air in any manner

    :  pitch

  1. :  an act of throwing, hurling, or flinging

    :  an act of throwing dice

    :  the number thrown with a cast of dice

  1. :  an object used as a counter in determining a question by chance

    :  the use of lots as a means of deciding something

    :  the resulting choice

  1. :  allot, apportion

    :  to form or divide into lots


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