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Definition of Toss


  1. To throw with the hand; especially, to throw with the palm of the hand upward, or to throw upward; as, to toss a ball.
  2. To lift or throw up with a sudden or violent motion; as, to toss the head.
  3. To cause to rise and fall; as, a ship tossed on the waves in a storm.
  4. To agitate; to make restless.
  5. Hence, to try; to harass.
  6. To keep in play; to tumble over; as, to spend four years in tossing the rules of grammar.
  7. To roll and tumble; to be in violent commotion; to write; to fling.
  8. To be tossed, as a fleet on the ocean.
  9. A throwing upward, or with a jerk; the act of tossing; as, the toss of a ball.
  10. A throwing up of the head; a particular manner of raising the head with a jerk.
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Toss Translations

toss in Dutch is gooien, opgooien
toss in German is schleudern, knobeln, werfen
toss in Italian is avventare
toss in Latin is vexo
toss in Portuguese is lance
toss in Spanish is arrojar