Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
W. tosiaw, tosio, to jerk, toss, snatch, tos,a quick jerk, a toss, a snatch.
He wore a blue cape, which he tossed on a chair.
"Emmy Lou" by George Madden Martin
It is late when he goes to his room to toss and tumble about restlessly, and feel dissatisfied with the result of his work.
"Floyd Grandon's Honor" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
His thick hair was wind-tossed across his forehead.
"Still Jim" by Honoré Willsie Morrow
Henry stood in the water tossing his arms up and down.
"The Hindered Hand" by Sutton E. Griggs
The little girl's hair was black and wavy, and the wind tossed it upon her shoulders as she looked around.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
The teacher starts the game by tossing the ball to each pupil in turn, and it is immediately tossed back to her.
"Games and Play for School Morale" by Various
Wilbur took it and tossed it into the grate.
"At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch
She tossed the beans out of the window, where they fell on the garden-bed below.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
Gibson tossed off another glassful of the burning heartener of men, and leaned forward with his elbows on the table.
"The House with the Green Shutters" by George Douglas Brown
She laughed aloud, and tossed him her purse.
"The Son of Monte Christo" by Jules Lermina
Nothing so fair, nothing so brief:
The sun leaps up and falls.
The wind tosses every leaf:
Every leaf dies.
"Fair And Brief" by John Freeman
At morn I saw dead crimson leaves
Far o'er the wide world tossed;
And now the lonely Autumn grieves
For all that she has lost.
"In The Night" by Charles Hanson Towne
Give your heart, and toss and moan;
What a pretty fool you look!
I am sage, who sit alone;
Here's my wool, and here's my book.
"Wisdom" by Dorothy Parker
Fierce billows may thy vessel toss,
And crosses curses seem;
But that the curse has fled the cross,
Thy Husband bids thee deem.
"The Believer's Jointure : Chapter II." by Ralph Erskine
Every tear is answered by a blossom,
Every high with songs and laughter blent,
Apple-blooms upon the breezes toss them.
April knows her own, and is content.
"April" by Susan Coolidge
And so she wept the hours away,
And tossed in fever on her bed;
She could not sleep, she could not pray,
She could but wring her hands and say,
“Woe is me, for my sons are dead!”
"The Mother's Lesson" by Menella Bute Smedley
The DQ was tossed due to insufficient explanation by the turn judge.
Woman witnesses driver toss puppies on road.
Toss the cashews with the soy syrup.
With ties to GOP ticket, Wisconsin joins Ohio and Iowa as toss-up states.
Add coconut milk, baby spinach and potatos Cook for 5-10 more minutes Check seasoning for salt and pepper and serve with a tossed salad and crusty bread.
Host Hugh Jackman selected him to toss him a cane during an upcoming musical number.
In this riff on corn chowder, the Beekman boys toss corn, potatoes and bacon with cider vinegar .
In this riff on corn chowder, the Beekman boys toss corn, potatoes and bacon with cider vinegar.
What to toss and what to keep after a power outage.
I'm down to dismantle the traditional Big Top too -- but what I need to know is whether or not she's tossing the clowns out with the animals.
In almost every home, it seems, folks can't toss out old watches -- whether or not they keep time.
A salad tossed with a red-wine vinaigrette completes dinner.
Toss the beets to coat.
Someone tossed the clippers on top of the roof and there they sit.
Judge tosses lawsuit in stun gun case .
After N tosses ﬁnd out where you are on the axis, and your position deﬁnes the random variable YN .
Monte Carlo: Basics
Consider now the random variable ¯Y√N = YN /√N ; it is easily veriﬁed that its mean is zero and variance is unity, the same as that for the single toss.
Monte Carlo: Basics
Assuming that the initial state is randomly drawn from [0, 1) according to the uniform measure λ, we can use complexity arguments to show that the doubling map’s observable orbit cannot be predicted better than a coin toss.
Such sequences by deﬁnition cannot be effectively predicted better than a random coin toss, see .
Allow a simple random walker to generate observations by tossing, at each move, the coin attached to its current position.
Identifying several biased coins encountered by a hidden random walk