Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb hurtle

3 senses of hurtle

Sense 1
hurtle -- (move with or as if with a rushing sound; "The cars hurtled by")
       => travel, go, move, locomote -- (change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast")

Sense 2
lunge, hurl, hurtle, thrust -- (make a thrusting forward movement)
       => move -- (move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right")

Sense 3
hurl, hurtle, cast -- (throw forcefully)
       => throw -- (propel through the air; "throw a frisbee")

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