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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theytoss back
he/she/ittosses back
present participletossing back
past tensetossed back
past participletossed back
  1. 1
    to drink something, usually alcohol, quickly, swallowing it all at once

    Wilkes poured himself another vodka and tossed it back.

  2. 2
    toss your head/hair back to move your head upwards and backwards with a sudden strong movement, for example when you start to laugh
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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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