throw oneself at (someone)

Definition of throw oneself at (someone)

informal
:to try too hard to attract the attention of (someone one is sexually attracted to)
  • Stop throwing yourself at him. You'll look desperate.

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : to propel through the air in any manner

  3. : pitch

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

  2. : an act of throwing dice

  3. : the number thrown with a cast of dice

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody


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