throw in - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theythrow in
he/she/itthrows in
present participlethrowing in
past tensethrew in
past participlethrown in
  1. 1
    to include something extra with something that you are selling, without asking for more money

    Buy a computer now and get a free printer thrown in!

  2. 3
    in football, if a player throws in or throws the ball in, they throw it back onto the field after it has gone out
See also main entry: throw