thrown


thrown
throne

American English homophones. 2014.

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  • Thrown — Thrown, a. & p. p. from {Throw}, v. [1913 Webster] {Thrown silk}, silk thread consisting of two or more singles twisted together like a rope, in a direction contrary to that in which the singles of which it is composed are twisted. M Culloch.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thrown — Throw Throw, v. t. [imp. {Threw} (thr[udd]); p. p. {Thrown} (thr[=o]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Throwing}.] [OE. [thorn]rowen, [thorn]rawen, to throw, to twist, AS. [thorn]r[=a]wan to twist, to whirl; akin to D. draaijen, G. drehen, OHG. dr[=a]jan, L.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thrown — adjective 1. caused to fall to the ground the thrown rider got back on his horse a thrown wrestler a ball player thrown for a loss • Similar to: ↑down 2. twisted together; as of filaments spun into a thread thrown silk is raw silk that has been… …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrown — [[t]θro͟ʊn[/t]] Thrown is the past participle of throw …   English dictionary

  • thrown in — added to a list, recipe, etc.; included afterwards    The weather will be cloudy, with a shower or two thrown in …   English idioms

  • thrown — /throhn/, v. a pp. of throw. * * * …   Universalium

  • thrown — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Hurled] Syn. pitched, tossed, heaved, flung, sent forth, propelled, discharged, directed; see also launched . 2. [Beaten] Syn. knocked over, sent sprawling, heaved; see beaten 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • thrown — θrəʊ n. toss; scarf v. cast, toss; give birth to young (about animals); amaze, astonish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thrown — throne n …   English expressions

  • thrown — UK [θrəʊn] / US [θroʊn] the past participle of throw I …   English dictionary


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