Usage examples for Flinging

  1. A grey shape rose out of the water, flinging up clouds of spray and foam, and in a moment they were ground down into the water and sunk. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  2. " You are right," he said, flinging the paper contemptuously on the table. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  3. Mr B.- But he knew that by boldly seizing it, and flinging it away, he was in very little danger; had you, therefore, known the same, you probably would neither have feared so much nor have been so unhappy as you were. – The History of Sandford and Merton by Thomas Day