AskDefine | Define throwing

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  1. present participle of throw

Extensive Definition

Throwing may refer to:
  • Throw (grappling), a martial arts and grappling technique that involves off-balancing or lifting an opponent
  • Throwing (cricket), bowling a delivery in cricket with an elbow flexion degree higher than that set by the ICC
  • Knife throwing, the art of throwing a knife at a target
  • Mardi gras throws, or throws, are small gifts or trinkets passed ou or thrown from New Orleans Mardi Gras parades to spectators lining the streets.
  • "Throwing a game", where a player intentionally makes small errors in a game, in order to hurt his own team's performance
Throwing may also be:
As a noun, a throw can be:
In athletics, the throwing events are:
throwing in Arabic: رمي
throwing in Polish: Rzut (sztuki walki)
throwing in Finnish: Heittolaji
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