Origin of hurl
OTHER WORDS FROM hurlhurler, nounouthurl, verb (used with object)un·hurled, adjective
How to use hurl in a sentence
The T.C.B.S. started off in comfort in 1911 but were hurled into darkness from 1914.Why World War I Is at the Heart of ‘Lord of the Rings’|John Garth|July 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those are just two of the weird accusations hurled in this epic battle.The Bruce Braley-Joni Ernst Race Is Iowa’s Ugliest Senate Campaign Ever|Ben Jacobs|July 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But even that often-frosty relationship has further chilled as the two sides hurled insults and accusations this week.
Even during the occupy protests in 2012, few criticisms were hurled by the “screwed generation” at tech titans.Silicon Valley’s Giants Are Just Gilded Age Tycoons in Techno-Utopian Clothes|Joel Kotkin|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On December 12 police said a grenade was hurled at a minivan carrying two British tourists.Death Squads in Kenya’s Shadow War on Shabaab Sympathizers|Margot Kiser|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I raised my pipe above my head and hurled it against the fence, where it crashed into a score of pieces.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
But before he reached it there was the shriek of a whistle, a violent shock, and he was hurled heavily into the opposite seat.
With a desperate effort of the will he hurled himself out of the bath and threw open the window.
The Olympia hurled about 70 5-inch shells and 16 8-inch shells, and the Petrel and the Raleigh about the same number each.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Matt, clinging like grim death to the stout hemp, was jerked into the air and hurled forward and inward.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews