toss off

phrasal verb

Definition of toss off

1 informal : to produce (something) quickly and without much effort He tossed off a few lines of poetry.
2 informal : to drink (something) quickly He tossed off a shot of whiskey.
3 British, informal + impolite : to touch or rub one's own sexual organs for sexual pleasure : to masturbate

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