throw stick

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Noun1.throw stick - a curved piece of woodthrow stick - a curved piece of wood; when properly thrown will return to thrower
kiley, kylie - an Australian boomerang; one side flat and the other convex
projectile, missile - a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
Australia, Commonwealth of Australia - a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
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But whenever they found a sick wolf, or a wounded tiger, or bear, the monkeys would torment him, and would throw sticks and nuts at any beast for fun and in the hope of being noticed.
After all these their deceptions using the name of Ijebu people and collecting money from governorship aspirants all over the place, if you see them, stone them; throw sticks at them; make them no shame.
We tried to throw sticks and stones at the tiger but we could not save the youth," he said, adding that the tiger killed him in less than 10 minutes.
Based on the game featured in the Winnie the Pooh books, competitors gather on a bridge to throw sticks into the water on one side and see whose floats out first on the other.
Because I couldn't walk properly, they left the old fella and his dog with me and I used to throw sticks for the dog
Before video games and the Internet, we had toy guns and swords, we could abuse others on the CB radio or telephone, and for millennia we have been able to throw sticks and stones at one another, just for the fun of it.
We would throw sticks (spears) at leaves in trees and try to get them to fall down to us.
An artificial lake, it was perfect for children to splosh around, build dams, throw sticks and go wallowing in mud.
Other than several attempts by protesters to throw sticks at security forces monitoring the demonstrations, the demonstrations were carried out peacefully.
Hello my name is Jasmine, take me for a walk and please throw sticks for me.

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