1. [ verb ] throw or toss with a light motion
Synonyms: pitch sky flip

"flip me the beachball" "toss me newspaper"

Related terms: fling throw_back submarine lag pass pitch
2. [ verb ] lightly throw to see which side comes up, as of coins
Synonyms: flip

"I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"

Related terms: turn flip
3. [ verb ] throw carelessly
Synonyms: chuck

"chuck the ball"

Related terms: throw pass
4. [ verb ] move or stir about violently
Synonyms: thrash_about thresh thrash convulse slash thresh_about jactitate

"The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"

Related terms: shake jerk whip jactitation
5. [ verb ] beat so fast that (the heart's) output starts dropping until (it) does not manage to pump out blood at all
Synonyms: thresh thrash_about thrash thresh_about slash convulse
Related terms: shake beat whip
6. [ noun ] (games) the act of flipping a coin
Synonyms: flip
Related terms: throw flip
7. [ noun ] (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
Synonyms: flip pass

"the pass was fumbled"

Related terms: throw centering sport flip chuck flip
8. [ verb ] throw or cast away
Synonyms: throw_away throw_out discard dispose toss_away cast_aside put_away cast_out cast_away chuck_out toss_out fling

"Put away your worries"

Related terms: get_rid_of dump abandon sell_out trash retire waste deep-six jettison de-access unlearn close_out disposal discard discard
9. [ verb ] agitate
Synonyms: stir

"toss the salad" "stir nuts into the dough"

Related terms: agitate beat churn paddle tumble poke agitate mix
10. [ noun ] an abrupt movement

"a toss of his head"

Related terms: motion jactitate
Similar spelling:   Tosk