- 1the act of throwing something, especially a ball or dice a well-aimed throw It's your throw (= it's your turn to throw the dice ). He threw me to the ground with a judo throw.
- 2the distance which something is thrown a javelin throw of 57 meters
- 3a loose cloth cover that can be thrown over a sofa, etc. Idioms
used to say how much items cost each The tickets for the dinner were $50 a throw.
$100, etc. a throw(informal)jump to other results
a very short distance away We live just a stone's throw from here. The hotel is within a stone's throw of the beach.
a stone's throwjump to other results