HyperDic: hurtle

English > 3 senses of the word hurtle:
VERBmotionhurtlemove with or as if with a rushing / rushing sound
motionhurtle, lunge, hurl, thrustmake a thrusting forward movement
contacthurtle, hurl, castthrow forcefully
hurtle > pronunciation
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > hurtle: 3 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningMove with or as if with a rushing / rushing sound.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP
Example"The cars hurtled by"
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
Spanishabalanzarse, arrojarse, precipitarse
Catalanabalançar-se, llançar-se, precipitar-se
English > hurtle: 3 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaningmake a thrusting forward movement.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymslunge, hurl, thrust
NarrowerdartMove with sudden speed
riposteMake a return thrust
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Spanishembestir, empujar, impeler, propulsar
Catalanempentar, empènyer, envestir, impel·lir, propel·lir, propulsar
English > hurtle: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningThrow forcefully.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
ModelThey hurtle the object in the water
Synonymshurl, cast
NarrowerbowlHurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end
crash, dashhurl or thrust violently
precipitatehurl or throw violently
sling, catapulthurl as if with a sling
BroaderthrowPropel through the air
Spanisharrojar, lanzar, proyectar

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