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throw down

verb

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to cause to fall intentionally or unintentionally
  • throw down the gun, and put your hands up

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The first known use of throw down was in the 13th century

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“Throw down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/throw%20down. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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