tost

[ tawst, tost ]
/ tɔst, tɒst /
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verb Literary.

a simple past tense and past participle of toss.

Definition for tost (2 of 2)

Origin of toss

First recorded in 1595–1605; origin uncertain

SYNONYMS FOR toss

1 See throw.

Related forms

toss·er, nountoss·ing·ly, adverbun·tossed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for tost

toss

/ (tɒs) /

verb


noun

Word Origin for toss

C16: of Scandinavian origin; related to Norwegian, Swedish tossa to strew
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Idioms and Phrases with tost

toss

In addition to the idioms beginning with toss

  • toss off
  • toss one's cookies

also see:

  • throw away (toss out)
  • throw (toss) one's hat in the ring

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