Word: Throw
Dictionary definition

The act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist).

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Definition Complexity: 34193

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wendy19932004320k wrote:
The act of using your hand to send something through the air

Definition Complexity: 3918
Improvement over original definition: 30275

ADD COMMENTlink written 4.4 years ago by wendy19932004320k
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pencilperson163k wrote:
Tossing something through the air with your arm.

Definition Complexity: 10991
Improvement over original definition: 23202

ADD COMMENTlink written 4.4 years ago by pencilperson163k

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