affect with wonder; "Your ability to speak six languages amazes me!"
formulate in a particular style or language;
the distinctive form in which a thing is made; "pottery of this cast was found throughout the region"
choose at random; "draw a card"; "cast lots"
get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
put or send forth; "She threw the flashlight beam into the corner"; "The setting sun threw long shadows"; "cast a spell"; "cast a warm light"
form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold; "cast a bronze sculpture"
select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet; "He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona"
move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
disturb the composure of
indulge oneself; "I splurged on a new TV"
the act of flinging
a brief indulgence of your impulses
a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
throw with force or recklessness; "fling the frisbee"
move in an abrupt or headlong manner; "He flung himself onto the sofa"
throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"
the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting; "a bad case of the heaves"
the act of lifting something with great effort
breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted; "The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily"
(geology) a horizontal dislocation
make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit
an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling); "the heaving of waves on a rough sea"
bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat; "The highway buckled during the heat wave"
utter a sound, as with obvious effort; "She heaved a deep sigh when she saw the list of things to do"
lift or elevate
throw with great effort
rise and move, as in waves or billows; "The army surged forward"
move or cause to move in a speci
utter with force; utter vehemently; "hurl insults"; "throw accusations at someone"
make a thrusting forward movement
a violent throw
propel in a high arc; "lob the tennis ball"
the act of propelling something (as a ball or shell etc.) in a high arc
an easy return of a tennis ball in a high arc
pass over, across, or through; "He ran his eyes over her body"; "She ran her fingers along the carved figurine"; "He drew her hair through his fingers"
you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent; "he had a bye in the first round"
pass into a specified state or condition; "He sank into nirvana"
stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer); "it was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass"
travel past; "The sports car passed all the trucks"
pass time in a specific way; "how are you spending your summer vacation?"
a difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "mat
(baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance); "the pitching and tossing was quite exciting"
an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump
a high approach shot in golf
set the level or character of; "She pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience"
the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration
set to a certain pitch; "He pitched his voice very low"
degree of deviation from a horizontal plane; "the roof had a steep pitch"
lead (a card) and establish the trump suit
promotion by means of an argument and demonstration
hit (a golf ball) in a high arc with a backspin
a vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk); "he was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors"
throw or hurl from the m
a quick throw; "he gave the ball a shy to the first baseman"
wary and distrustful; disposed to avoid persons or things; "shy of strangers"
lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man"
short; "eleven is one shy of a dozen"
start suddenly, as from fright
agitate; "toss the salad"
throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
throw carelessly; "chuck the ball"
(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled"
move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
an abrupt movement; "a toss of his head"
lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
the act of flipping a coin
throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"
dislodge from one's seat, as from a horse
remove from political office; "The Republicans are trying to unseat the liberal Democrat"