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threw off

verb
past tense of throw off

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to draw the attention or mind to something else
  • the sudden noise just threw me off completely, and I missed my shot

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“Threw off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/threw%20off. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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