Synonyms for toss

Synonyms for (noun) toss

Synonyms: flip, toss, pass

Definition: (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team

Usage: the pass was fumbled

Similar words: throw

Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)

Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base


Synonyms: toss

Definition: an abrupt movement

Usage: a toss of his head

Similar words: motility, motion, move, movement

Definition: a change of position that does not entail a change of location

Usage: the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise; movement is a sign of life; an impatient move of his hand; gastrointestinal motility


Synonyms: toss, flip

Definition: the act of flipping a coin

Similar words: throw

Definition: casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly

Usage: he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice

Synonyms for (verb) toss

Synonyms: toss

Definition: agitate

Usage: toss the salad

Similar words: stir up, commove, agitate, disturb, vex, raise up, shake up

Definition: change the arrangement or position of


Synonyms: flip, pitch, sky, toss

Definition: throw or toss with a light motion

Usage: flip me the beachball; toss me newspaper

Similar words: fling

Definition: throw with force or recklessness

Usage: fling the frisbee


Synonyms: chuck, toss

Definition: throw carelessly

Usage: chuck the ball

Similar words: throw

Definition: propel through the air

Usage: throw a frisbee


Synonyms: thrash, thrash about, thresh, thresh about, toss, slash, convulse, jactitate

Definition: move or stir about violently

Usage: The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed

Similar words: shake, agitate

Definition: move or cause to move back and forth

Usage: The chemist shook the flask vigorously; My hands were shaking


Synonyms: flip, toss

Definition: lightly throw to see which side comes up

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

Similar words: turn

Definition: change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense

Usage: Turn towards me; The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face; She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs


Synonyms: discard, dispose, toss, toss away, toss out, throw away, throw out, fling, put away, cast aside, cast away, cast out, chuck out

Definition: throw or cast away

Usage: Put away your worries

Similar words: get rid of, remove

Definition: dispose of

Usage: Get rid of these old shoes!; The company got rid of all the dead wood