throw about

verb (tr, adverb)

to spend (one's money) in a reckless and flaunting manner
throw one's weight about informal to act in an authoritarian or aggressive manner

Nearby words

  1. throw a curve,
  2. throw a fit,
  3. throw a monkey wrench into,
  4. throw a party,
  5. throw a punch,
  6. throw away,
  7. throw back,
  8. throw caution to the winds,
  9. throw cold water on,
  10. throw down

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