What is another word for chucking?

408 synonyms found


[ t͡ʃˈʌkɪŋ], [ t‍ʃˈʌkɪŋ], [ tʃ_ˈʌ_k_ɪ_ŋ]

Related words: chuckable items, chuck in the river, chuck in the ocean, chuck it

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    Synonyms for Chucking:

    How to use "Chucking" in context?

    Though the term "chucking" is typically associated with throwing a football, it can also be used to describe any activity that involves a physical release. For example, when one lets go of a sock in a heated argument, they are "chucking" anger.

    Similarly, when someone "chucks gravel" during a storm, they are releasing pent-up energy. Similarly, when someone "chucks a fit" or "chucks a fit of rage," they are exhibiting uncontrolled emotion.

    An interesting thing to note is that when we "chuck" an emotion, we often do so involuntarily.

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