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OverthrowingOverthrow O`ver*throw", v. t. [imp. Overthrew; p. p.
Overthrown; p. pr. & vb. n. Overthrowing.]
1. To throw over; to overturn; to upset; to turn upside down.
His wife overthrew the table. --Jer. Taylor.
2. To cause to fall or to fail; to subvert; to defeat; to
make a ruin of; to destroy.
When the walls of Thebes he overthrew. --Dryden.
[Gloucester] that seeks to overthrow religion.
Syn: To demolish; overturn; prostrate; destroy; ruin;
subvert; overcome; conquer; defeat; discomfit; vanquish;
beat; rout. Throwing stickThrow Throw, v. i.
To throw back, to revert to an ancestral type or character.
``A large proportion of the steerage passengers throw back
to their Darwinian ancestry.' --The Century. Throwing
stick Throw"ing stick` (Anthropol.)
An instrument used by various savage races for throwing a
spear; -- called also throw stick and spear thrower. One
end of the stick receives the butt of the spear, as upon a
hook or thong, and the other end is grasped with the hand,
which also holds the spear, toward the middle, above it with
the finger and thumb, the effect being to bring the place of
support nearer the center of the spear, and practically
lengthen the arm in the act of throwing.
Meaning of Throwing from wikipedia
of throwing techniques
and abilities. These
have been emplo**** in warfare
– first through
, then refined
a baseball) in a manner
the axe to rotate
as it travels through
the air. Axe throwing
is a sport
the competitor throws
Axe Throwing League
List of EuroThrowers member clubs
EuroThrowers World Knife
and Axe Throwing
sports, or throwing
games, are physical, human competitions where
by a player's ability
an object. The two primary...
knives. Throwing knives
are used by many cultures around
the world, and as such different tactics
them have been developed...
- Acid throwing
, also called
an acid attack, a vitriol attack
or vitriolage, is a form of violent
as the act of throwing
acid or a similarly...
- Knife throwing
is an art, sport, combat
skill, or variously
an artist skilled
in the art of throwing
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Copper". Q (98): 115. November
1994. Evans, Paul (August 11, 1994). "Live: Throwing
Stone: 70. Archived...
and Russia. Boot throwing
has been a po****r sport
in Finland since
1976, when the first Finnish Championships
of boot throwing
was organized. The Scottish...
- The throwing stick
club is a wooden
rod with either
tip or a spearhead attached
to one end, intended
for use as a weapon. A throwing...
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