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phrases using the word throw
Throw a party
To organize and host a party
The translation team decided to throw a party to welcome the new translator.
Throw in the towel
To concede defeat; to quit
We decided to throw in the towel on the banking project and focus our energies on our core insurance business.
Throw money at
Spend money quickly to try to solve a problem
Ryozo-san refuses to throw money at the problem of plummeting sales; he insists on a detailed sales plan first.
Throw the book at
To punish severely; to charge with every possible crime
Judge Suzuki is expected to throw the book at the industrial spy who was stealing secrets from the factory.
Throw a fit
Get very angry
The network administrator is going to throw a fit when he finds out that Takahashi-san installed the wrong software on over 50 computers.