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hurls

verb
present tense third-person singular of hurl

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1 to discharge the contents of the stomach through the mouth
  • that meal was so gross I thought I was going to hurl

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3 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • hurled snowballs at each other

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“Hurls.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hurls. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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