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tossing

verb
present participle of toss

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1 to make a series of unsteady side-to-side motions
  • the boat tossed to and fro in the heavy seas

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2 to make jerky or restless movements
  • tossed and turned in bed all night, unable to sleep in the heat

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3 to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • toss that football over here

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“Tossing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tossing. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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