There are 2 translations of toss in Spanish:

toss1

Pronunciation: /tɔːs; tɒs/

n

  • 1.1 (throw) lanzamiento (m) give the salad a toss mezcla la ensalada with a toss of his head con un movimiento brusco de la cabeza, echando la cabeza hacia atrás 1.2 (of coin) to decide sth on o by the toss of a coin decidir or sortear algo a cara o cruz or (a cara o sello etc) see also toss2 2 to win/lose the toss ganar/perder* en el sorteo not to give a toss (BrE) [slang/argot] I don't give a toss what you think a mí me importa un pito [familiar/colloquial] or [vulgar] carajo lo que pienses to argue the toss (BrE) seguir* discutiendo

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There are 2 translations of toss in Spanish:

toss2

vt

  • 1.1 (throw) [ball] tirar , lanzar* , aventar* (Col, Méx, Per) ; [pancake] darle* la vuelta a, dar* vuelta (CS) (lanzándolo al aire) they tossed their bags into the corner tiraron or (Col,Méx, Per tb) aventaron las maletas en el rincón he tossed the stick into the river lanzó or tiró el palo al río she tossed the letter aside contemptuously apartó la carta bruscamente y con desprecio let's toss a coin echémoslo a cara o cruz or (Andes, Ven) a cara o sello or (Arg) a cara o ceca or (Méx) a águila o sol the bull tossed the matador el toro volteó al matador this horse has never tossed a rider este caballo no ha volteado or derribado a ningún jinete 1.2 (agitate) [boat/passengers/cargo] sacudir , zarandear 1.3

    toss (back)

    (move abruptly) [head] sacudir (hacia atrás)
    1.4 [Culin] [salad] mezclar to toss sth in flour (BrE) rebozar* algo en harina 1.5 (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], dar*

vi

  • 1.1 (be flung about) agitarse , sacudirse ; [boat] bambolearse , dar* bandazos to toss and turn dar* vueltas (en la cama) 1.2 (flip coin) echar una moneda a cara o cruz or (Andes, Ven) a cara o sello or (Arg) a cara o ceca or (Méx) a águila o solto toss for sth we tossed for the last apple nos jugamos la última manzana a cara o cruz ( or a cara o sello etc)

Phrasal verbs

toss away

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[colloquial/familiar] [wrapping/envelope] tirar , botar (AmL exc RPl) ; [chance/opportunity] desperdiciar , desaprovechar

toss back

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[drink] [colloquial/familiar] tomarse , bajarse [familiar/colloquial]

toss off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o 1.1 (drink) tomarse 1.2 (produce quickly, easily) [essay/letter] escribir* , mandarse (Col, CS) [familiar/colloquial] he can toss off an article in half an hour en media hora te escribe or (Col, CS) [familiar/colloquial] se manda un artículo 1.3 (masturbate) (BrE) [vulgar], hacerle* la or una paja a [vulgar] 1.1v + adv (BrE) [vulgar], hacerse* or (Chi, Per) correrse la or una paja [vulgar]

toss out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
(get rid of) [colloquial/familiar] botar or (Esp, RPl) tirar (a la basura)

toss up

v + adv 1.1 (vomit) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], devolver* , arrojar , vomitar 1.2 (BrE) toss2 2 2 1.1v + o + adv, v + adv + o (vomit) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], devolver* , arrojar , vomitar

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