toss back


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Verb1.toss back - throw back with a quick, light motiontoss back - throw back with a quick, light motion; "She tossed back her head"
pitch, sky, toss, flip - throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
Translations

w>toss back

vt sep headzurückwerfen, hochwerfen; drinkhinunterstürzen, (runter)kippen (inf)
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The boats far off took up the cry of greeting; a great clamour rolled on the water; the hills echoed it, and seemed to toss back at him the words invoking long life and victories.
It was the old Tarzan who shook his head as though to toss back a heavy mane that had fallen before his face--an old habit dating from the days that his great shock of thick, black hair had fallen about his shoulders, and often tumbled before his eyes when it had meant life or death to him to have his vision unobstructed.
All that appertained to her haunted me with the same awful intimacy, her whole form in the familiar pose, her very substance in its colour and texture, her eyes, her lips, the gleam of her teeth, the tawny mist of her hair, the smoothness of her forehead, the faint scent that she used, the very shape, feel, and warmth of her high-heeled slipper that would sometimes in the heat of the discussion drop on the floor with a crash, and which I would (always in the heat of the discussion) pick up and toss back on the couch without ceasing to argue.
One of the joys of Australia is being able to toss back a few cold ones at the spot or in the back of the van without worrying about getting shook down by the man every five seconds.
Jake Lehmann and Lees added 87 together before Lees smacked a full toss back to Pringle.
Jake Lehmann, making his first appearance on the ground where his father, Darren, signed off with 339 against Durham in 2006, showed a certain similarity of style to the former Yorkshire favourite and he and Lees added 87 together before Lees smacked a full toss back to Pringle, having faced 222 deliveries, off which he hit 16 fours and a six.
Jake Lehmann showed a certain similarity of style to the former Yorkshire favourite and he and Lees added 87 together before Lees smacked a full toss back to Pringle having faced 222 deliveries, off which he hit 16 fours and a six.
They were increasingly assured, though, in an 80-run stand until Morgan clubbed a low full toss back towards Wiese - who pulled off a one-handed caught-and-bowled diving to his left.
England got an early break anyway when Dhawan poked a Moeen Ali full toss back to the bowler.
But McCullum was out for one when he chipped a full toss back to Stuart Broad, the tall fast bowler getting down well to hold the low caught and bowled chance.
Then Cook, who had done so much of the hard work on his way to his first half-century in his last 10 Test and ODI innings, lost his famed concentration against Faf du Plessis' part-time leg-spin and pushed a low full toss back for a return catch.