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schmeißen
Pronunciation: / ˈʃmai‿sṇ /
[umgangssprachlich]

Translation of schmeißen in English:

unregelmäßiges transitives Verb

unregelmäßiges reflexives Verb

  • 1 (sich werfen)
    throw oneself
    (mit Wucht)
    hurl oneself
    sich jemandem an den Hals schmeißen
    (woman)
    throw oneself at somebody
    Schale 4
  • 2sich in seinen Smoking/in ein festliches Kleid usw. schmeißen
    get togged up [umgangssprachlich] in one's dinner jacket/a party dress
    etc.

unregelmäßiges intransitives Verb

  • mit Steinen/Tomaten usw. [nach jemandem] schmeißen
    chuck stones/tomatoes etc. [at somebody]
    [umgangssprachlich]
    mit Geld um sich schmeißen [figurativ]
    throw one's money around
    [umgangssprachlich]
    mit Geschenken um sich schmeißen
    [figurativ]
    lash out [umgangssprachlich] on masses of presents

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