Translation of hurl in Spanish:

hurl

tirar, v.

Pronunciation /həːl//hərl/

transitive verb

  • 1

    (throw)
    (stone/spear) tirar
    (stone/spear) arrojar
    (stone/spear) lanzar
    he hurled a brick at the policeman le tiró un ladrillo al policía
    • we were hurled to the ground by the explosion la explosión nos tiró / nos arrojó al suelo
    • They attack the car by hurling their bodies directly into it.
    • The sheer force of it hurled them apart, sending them both flying through the air.
  • 2

    (shout)
    to hurl abuse at sb soltarle una sarta de insultos a algn

reflexive verb

  • 1

    tirarse
    arrojarse
    lanzarse
    she hurled herself over the precipice se tiró / se arrojó por el precipicio
    • they hurled themselves on the pickpocket se lanzaron / se abalanzaron sobre el carterista
    • she hurled herself into his arms se lanzó en sus brazos