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toss

 
Noun toss has 3 senses
  1. flip, toss - the act of flipping a coin
    --1 is a kind of throw
    Derived form: verb toss2
  2. pass, toss, flip - (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled"
    --2 is a kind of throw
    --2 has particulars: centering, snap
    Derived forms: verb toss3, verb toss1
  3. toss - an abrupt movement; "a toss of his head"
    --3 is a kind of
    motion, movement, move, motility
    Derived form: verb toss4
Verb toss has 6 senses
  1. flip, toss, sky, pitch - throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
    --1 is one way to fling
    Derived forms: noun toss2, noun tosser2
    Sample sentence:
    The children toss the ball
  2. flip, toss - lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
    --2 is one way to turn
    Derived forms: noun toss1, noun tosser2
    Sample sentence:
    They toss the coin
  3. chuck, toss - throw carelessly; "chuck the ball"
    --3 is one way to throw
    Derived form: noun toss2
    Sample sentence:
    The children toss the ball
  4. convulse, thresh, thresh about, thrash, thrash about, slash, toss, jactitate - move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
    --4 is one way to shake, agitate
    Derived form: noun toss3
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  5. discard, fling, toss, toss out, toss away, chuck out, cast aside, dispose, throw out, cast out, throw away, cast away, put away - throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"
    --5 is one way to get rid of, remove
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. toss - agitate; "toss the salad"
    --6 is one way to
    agitate, vex, disturb, commove, shake up, stir up, raise up
    Sample sentence:
    The chefs toss the vegetables
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