underthrow

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verb un·der·throw \ˈən-dər-ˌthrō\

Definition of underthrow

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to throw (a ball or pass) short of the intended receiver in football; also :  to throw a pass short of underthrow a receiver

1963

First Known Use of underthrow

1963


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