hammer throw


noun Track.

a field event in which the hammer is thrown for distance.

Nearby words

  1. hammer finger,
  2. hammer mill,
  3. hammer out,
  4. hammer pond,
  5. hammer price,
  6. hammer, armand,
  7. hammerbeam,
  8. hammercloth,
  9. hammered,
  10. hammerfest

Related formshammer thrower, noun

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Examples from the Web for hammer throw

  • Knowing that the hammer-throw was not a Canadian event, I promptly cut in with “What college?”

    Sea-Hounds|Lewis R. Freeman
  • Athletes could perform some astounding feats there—miracles of high jump and hammer-throw.

    Astronomy|David Todd
  • Then with the strength and sleight of a hammer-throw he hurled the offending member of society far into the lake.