throw in

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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to include as extra)
a. incluir
If you buy the perfume now, we'll throw in a free lipstick.Si compras el perfume ahora, incluiremos un pintalabios gratis.
2. (to contribute)
a. añadir
We were talking about our favorite singers, and I threw in your name.Estábamos hablando de nuestros cantantes favoritos y añadí tu nombre.
3. (sports)
a. sacar
I had to throw in the ball during my last soccer game.Tuve que sacar la pelota en mi último partido de fútbol.
4. (to force to enter jail)
a. meter
If you don't stop buying drugs, I'll throw you in jail!Si no dejas de comprar drogas, ¡te meteré en la cárcel!
5. (to move roughly)
a. lanzar
Tomas playfully threw his daughter in the air.Tomás lanzó alegremente a su hija por el aire.
b. tirar
Arturo threw the beach ball in the pool.Arturo tiró el balón de playa a la piscina.
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throw in
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (into a place)
a. echar, tirar
2. (fig)
a.
to t in one's hand or one's cards or the toweltirar la toalla
3. (fig)
a.
he threw in his lot with the rebelsunió su destino al de los rebeldes
4. (add)
a. añadir
5. (include as extra)
a. incluir (como extra)
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throw in
transitive verb
1 (Dep) [+ball] sacar
to throw in the towel tirar la toalla
the boxer was in a bad way and his corner threw in the towel we were on the point of throwing in the towel when suddenly sales took off I've had enough of this struggle, it's time to throw in the towel You're not the kind of man who throws in the sponge
2 (include) incluir
a cruise round the Caribbean with Cuba thrown in for good measure un crucero por el Caribe en el que además se incluye Cuba para que no falte de nada; pay for extra prints and they throw in a photo album pague copias extra y le regalan un álbum de fotos
it was a night out with a free drink thrown in buy a new car and we'll throw in free insurance we only had to pay $3.9 for bed and breakfast, with lunch thrown in. This last bit was thrown in as an afterthought
3 (interpose) [+remark, question] soltar
"she's done this before," Joan threw in —esto ya lo ha hecho antes —añadió Joan
occasionally he threw in a question he threw in a reference to it he said nothing more, except to throw in a warning about the possible consequences of their decision to throw in with sb (on sth) he went over my plans for the company and decided to throw in with me on the venture If he'll throw in with me, I'll train him
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