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Definition of Toss
Toss Toss, n.
1. A throwing upward, or with a jerk; the act of tossing; as,
the toss of a ball.
2. A throwing up of the head; a particular manner of raising
the head with a jerk. --Swift.
TossToss Toss, v. i.
1. To roll and tumble; to be in violent commotion; to write;
To toss and fling, and to be restless, only frets
and enreges our pain. --Tillotson.
2. To be tossed, as a fleet on the ocean. --Shak.
To toss for, to throw dice or a coin to determine the
possession of; to gamble for.
To toss up, to throw a coin into the air, and wager on
which side it will fall, or determine a question by its
fall. --Bramsion. TossToss Toss, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tossed ; (less properly
Tost ); p. pr. & vb. n. Tossing.] [ W. tosiaw, tosio, to
jerk, toss, snatch, tosa quick jerk, a toss, a snatch. ]
1. To throw with the hand; especially, to throw with the palm
of the hand upward, or to throw upward; as, to toss a
2. To lift or throw up with a sudden or violent motion; as,
to toss the head.
He tossed his arm aloft, and proudly told me, He
would not stay. --Addison.
3. To cause to rise and fall; as, a ship tossed on the waves
in a storm.
We being exceedingly tossed with a tempeat. --Act
4. To agitate; to make restless.
Calm region once, And full of peace, now tossed and
5. Hence, to try; to harass.
Whom devils fly, thus is he tossed of men.
6. To keep in play; to tumble over; as, to spend four years
in tossing the rules of grammar. [Obs.] --Ascham.
To toss off, to drink hastily.
To toss the cars.See under Oar, n.
Meaning of Toss from wikipedia
in the canton
of Zürich, Switzerland Töss
, a district
of the city of Winterthur Töss
(river) Töss Valley
(also known regionally
as bags, sack toss
, or bean bag) is a lawn game in which players
take turns throwing
bags of plastic resin
(or bean bags)...
- Coin flipping, coin tossing
, or heads
is the practice
a coin in the air and checking which
side is showing
when it lands, in order...
- The caber toss
is a traditional Scottish athletic event
in which competitors toss
a large tapered
a "caber" (/ˈkeɪbə/). It is normally
- Ladder toss
golf, ball rope and hillbilly
golf and other
names) is a lawn game pla**** by throwing
- length. Before
begins, the team captains
(who are also players) toss
a coin to decide which
team will bat first
and so take the first
- A ring toss
is a game where rings
are tossed around
a peg. It is common
at carnivals. A variant, sometimes referred
to as "ring-a-bottle", replaces
- Toss bombing
as loft bombing, and by the U.S. Air Force
as the Low Altitude Bombing
System, LABS) is a method
of bombing where
- The sheaf toss
is a traditional Scottish agricultural sport event originally contested
fairs. A pitchfork
is used to hurl a burlap
- The Tossers
are a six-piece Celtic
punk band from Chicago, Illinois formed
in July 1993. They have toured
with Murphy's Law, Streetlight
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