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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theytoss up
he/she/ittosses up
present participletossing up
past tensetossed up
past participletossed up

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  1. same as toss1
    Let’s toss up to decide who drives.
    toss something up: Neil tossed the penny up; she called ‘heads’ and won.
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