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phrasal verb informal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theytoss off
he/she/ittosses off
present participletossing off
past tensetossed off
past participletossed off
  1. 1
    [transitive] to do something quickly, easily, and without much effort

    I can toss off a couple of articles a month.

  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] British offensive to touch or rub your own or someone else’s sexual organs so that you or they become sexually excited
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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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