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Definition of 'fling'


  1. a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
       Synonyms: crack go pass whirl offer
  2. a brief indulgence of your impulses
       Synonyms: spree
  3. the act of flinging


  1. throw with force or recklessness; "fling the frisbee"
  2. move in an abrupt or headlong manner; "He flung himself onto the sofa"
  3. indulge oneself; "I splurged on a new TV"
       Synonyms: splurge
  4. throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"
       Synonyms: discard toss toss out toss away chuck out cast aside dispose throw out cast out throw away cast away put away

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