fling (someone or something) down

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fling (someone or something) down

To toss or shove someone or something down. The bully flung the skinny boy down and threated to hit him if he didn't part with his lunch money.
See also: down, fling
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

fling someone or something down

to throw or push someone or something down. He flung the book down in great anger. He flung down the book and ran from the room.
See also: down, fling
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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References in classic literature ?
She offered him her thimble, and he flung it down; she offered him all the doughnuts she had, which was two, and he flung them down; she offered him half a paper of pins, worth forty ravens, and he made a mouth at her and jabbed one of them in the raven's back.
They were handed to her, and as there were many of them, she spared herself the staircase, and flung them down out of the window.
He broke off twigs and small branches and flung them down upon our enemies.