5 letter word starting with thro

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thro’ A contraction of Through.
throb verb i. To beat, or pulsate, with more than usual force or rapidity; to beat in consequence of agitation; to palpitate; — said of the heart, pulse, etc., A beat, or strong pulsation, as of the heart and arteries; a violent beating; a papitation:
throe noun Extreme pain; violent pang; anguish; agony; especially, one of the pangs of travail in childbirth, or purturition., A tool for splitting wood into shingles; a frow., To struggle in extreme pain; to be in agony; to agonize., To put in agony.
throp noun A thorp.
throw noun Pain; especially, pain of travail; throe., Time; while; space of time; moment; trice., To fling, cast, or hurl with a certain whirling motion of the arm, to throw a ball; — distinguished from to toss, or to bowl., To fling or cast in any manner; to drive to a distance from the hand or from an engine; to propel; to send; as, to throw stones or dust with the hand; a cannon throws a ball; a fire engine throws a stream of water to extinguish flames., To drive by violence; as, a vessel or sailors may be thrown upon a rock., To cause to take a strategic position; as, he threw a detachment of his army across the river., To overturn; to prostrate in wrestling; as, a man throws his antagonist., To cast, as dice; to venture at dice., To put on hastily; to spread carelessly., To divest or strip one’s self of; to put off., To form or shape roughly on a throwing engine, or potter’s wheel, as earthen vessels., To give forcible utterance to; to cast; to vent., To bring forth; to produce, as young; to bear; — said especially of rabbits., To twist two or more filaments of, as silk, so as to form one thread; to twist together, as singles, in a direction contrary to the twist of the singles themselves; — sometimes applied to the whole class of operations by which silk is prepared for the weaver., To perform the act of throwing or casting; to cast; specifically, to cast dice., The act of hurling or flinging; a driving or propelling from the hand or an engine; a cast., A stroke; a blow., The distance which a missile is, or may be, thrown; as, a stone’s throw., A cast of dice; the manner in which dice fall when cast; as, a good throw., An effort; a violent sally., The extreme movement given to a sliding or vibrating reciprocating piece by a cam, crank, eccentric, or the like; travel; stroke; as, the throw of a slide valve. Also, frequently, the length of the radius of a crank, or the eccentricity of an eccentric; as, the throw of the crank of a steam engine is equal to half the stroke of the piston., A potter’s wheel or table; a jigger. See 2d Jigger, 2 (a)., A turner’s lathe; a throwe., The amount of vertical displacement produced by a fault; — according to the direction it is designated as an upthrow, or a downthrow.