noun see throw I

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  • Thrower — Throw er, n. One who throws. Specifically: (a) One who throws or twists silk; a throwster. (b) One who shapes vessels on a throwing engine. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thrower — This interesting and unusual name is of English origin and is found particularly in Southern England. It is an occupational surname for a thread thrower , someone who made silk thread from raw silk. The derivation of the term is from the Old… …   Surnames reference

  • thrower — metikas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Disko, ieties, kūjo metimo lengvaatletis, nuolat dalyvaujantis varžybose. atitikmenys: angl. scorer; thrower vok. Werfer, m rus. метатель; снайпер …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • thrower — metikas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Sportinių žaidimų komandos žaidėjas, dažniausiai baigiantis atakas metimu (smūgiavimu) į taikinį (krepšį, vartus). atitikmenys: angl. scorer; thrower vok. Werfer, m rus. метатель;… …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • thrower — throw ► VERB (past threw; past part. thrown) 1) propel with force through the air by a rapid movement of the arm and hand. 2) move or put into place quickly, hurriedly, or roughly. 3) project, direct, or cast (light, an expression, etc.) in a… …   English terms dictionary

  • thrower — /throh euhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that throws. 2. flinger (def. 2). [1400 50; late ME; see THROW, ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • thrower — noun a) Someone who throws. b) Something that throws …   Wiktionary

  • Thrower — Разбрызгивающее устройство; Пусковое устройство …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • thrower — throw·er || θrəʊə(r) n. person or thing that throws, person or thing that casts, tosser …   English contemporary dictionary

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