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throw

1. in the restraint of horses and cows, to cast (2) them.
2. when tying a knot, the action of making a loop and passing it (as if throwing a lariat) around an object, which may be a cow's tail or, more commonly, the suture material which has already been placed to commence a knot.

Patient discussion about throw

Q. my friend recently told me that she throws up from time to time and it helps her balance her weight I told her I think that’s what bulimic girls do, but she insisted that it wasn’t something she can’t control or that comes after eating bursts (which she doesn’t have). It still seems wrong to me, but I would like to hear other’s opinions.

A. bolimic girls try to avoid eating. then they get so frustrated that they eat like crazy and then feel guilty and threw ups. it's a bad condition that needs to and can be treated.

Q. Last week my younger son Frank, was punished in school because of kicking and throwing things at students... This is Donald, Last week my younger son Frank, was punished in school because of kicking and throwing things at teacher and on a few students. I don’t know why he behaved like that. I got tensed when I heard about this. What to do with him?

A. Well I think it depends whether or not this is a constant behaviour by your son, or it was only a one time event that he had an explanation for. If he tends to get angry and use violence a lot, you should take action, and let him know this is not acceptable by any means. Counsling might work best. If this was a one time thing, you should let your son know this should not happen again, and try preventing him from day to day activities such as meeting friends or using the computer if this happens again.

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He ended up with his fifth triple-double of the season and threw down a spectacular reverse dunk along the baseline in the first quarter.
With skaters being judged on only their landed tricks on each obstacle, the standards were high-tricks and combinations usually only seen in videos these days were being thrown down by everyone; skaters pushed and upped each other, often with five- to 10-bangers going back to back as each skater threw down something psyched by the previous guy.
All of the extenuating circumstances, such as the argument they might have been having, the fact she threw down the letters, that might reduce it from first- to second-degree murder.
Booker didn't disappoint, scoring a game-high 22 points including a rim- rattling dunk in the second quarter in which he took off from a set position under the basket and threw down a dunk so hard even Young got up out of his seat.
He made more of an impression - at least with crowd - as he threw down a one-handed dunk over a defender midway through the second half.
The other came just a few moments after the first, when Farmar took a lob pass in traffic and threw down a dunk over the same center.
That makes as much sense as the money the DWP threw down the drain on quiet leaf blowers.
Between nursing injuries, they threw down the insults.
At one point during the chase, police threw down spike strips which blew holes in the rear tires, sending sparks flying for over an hour during the chase.