a throw
phrasal for each one ; apiece <
copies are to be sold at $5 a throw — Harvey Breit
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • a throw — Brit informal : for each one : ↑apiece Tickets cost £25 a throw. • • • Main Entry: ↑throw …   Useful english dictionary

  • a throw — idi cvb each: ordered four suits at $300 a throw[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • a throw — informal a single turn, round, or item: → throw …   English new terms dictionary

  • A Throw of Dice — Infobox Film name = Prapancha Pash (A Throw of Dice) image size = 300px caption = Charu Roy , and Seeta Devi in the 1929 film, Prapancha Pasha (A Throw of Dice) director = Franz Osten producer = Nadine Luque Tim Pearce Himansu Rai Bruce Wolfe… …   Wikipedia

  • A Throw of Dice — Filmdaten Originaltitel: Schicksalswürfel (Deutsch) / Prapancha Pash (Hindi) / A Throw of Dice (Englisch) Produktionsland: Deutschland, Indien, Großbritannien Erscheinungsjahr: 1929 Länge: restaurierte englische Fassung 2006: 75 Minuten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • $100 a throw — $100, £50, etc. a ˈthrow idiom (informal) used to say how much items cost each • The tickets for the dinner were £50 a throw. Main entry: ↑throwidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • £50 a throw — $100, £50, etc. a ˈthrow idiom (informal) used to say how much items cost each • The tickets for the dinner were £50 a throw. Main entry: ↑throwidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • Throw (grappling) — Throw Sacrifice throws are sometimes considered risky since they put the thrower in a potentially disadvantageous position. Japanese name …   Wikipedia

  • throw — [thrō] vt. threw, thrown, throwing [ME throwen, to twist, wring, hurl < OE thrawan, to throw, twist, akin to Ger drehen, to twist, turn < IE base * ter , to rub, rub with turning motion, bore > THRASH, THREAD, Gr teirein, L terere, to… …   English World dictionary

  • 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

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