Definitions For Throwing


  • To cause (something) to move out of your hand and through the air by quickly moving your arm forward
  • To put (something) in a particular place in a careless or forceful way
  • To cause (someone or something) to move suddenly or forcefully to or away from a particular place


  • An act of throwing something (such as a ball)
  • An act of rolling dice
  • The distance over which something is thrown or could be thrown

Is Throwing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Throwing is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Throwing in a Sentence

  • She threw the ball to first base.
  • We threw our hats in the air at the end of the ceremony.
  • Let's see how far you can throw.
  • The quarterback made a perfect throw.
  • He lost all his winnings on his last throw.
  • A discus throw of 200 feet

Antonyms for Throwing

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