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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 hurl /ˈhɝ(ə)l/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hurl v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hurled p. pr. & vb. n. Hurling.]
 1. To send whirling or whizzing through the air; to throw with violence; to drive with great force; as, to hurl a stone or lance.
    And hurl'd them headlong to their fleet and main.   --Pope.
 2. To emit or utter with vehemence or impetuosity; as, to hurl charges or invective.
 3.  To twist or turn. Hurled or crooked feet.” [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hurl, v. i.
 1. To hurl one's self; to go quickly. [R.]
 2. To perform the act of hurling something; to throw something (at another).
    God shall hurl at him and not spare.   --Job xxvii. 22 (Rev. Ver. ).
 3. To play the game of hurling. See Hurling.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hurl, n.
 1. The act of hurling or throwing with violence; a cast; a fling.
 2. Tumult; riot; hurly-burly. [Obs.]
 3. Hat Manuf. A table on which fiber is stirred and mixed by beating with a bowspring.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a violent throw [syn: cast]
      v 1: throw forcefully [syn: hurtle, cast]
      2: make a thrusting forward movement [syn: lunge, hurtle, thrust]
      3: utter with force; utter vehemently; "hurl insults"; "throw
         accusations at someone" [syn: throw]