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thrown = ?

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The ghost of Olivia

The mysterious death of a guest at a gay party thrown by the libidinous and louche Count von Bismarck has haunting echoes of a tragedy that all but destroyed one of Britain's leading families... read
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If you throw a party, you are the host, the organizer, etc.
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you're just throwing money, food and beverages at the guestsEmotion: smile
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Hi,

Some hosts/hostesses throw themselves at the guests, too.

[ 'To throw yourself at someone' = to make a very overt sexual or romantic approach to someone. ]

Best wishes, Clive
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