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English noun: sky

1. sky (object) the atmosphere and outer space as viewed from the earth

Broader (hypernym)atmosphere

Narrower (hyponym)blue, blue air, blue sky, mackerel sky, wild blue yonder

Part holonymcloud, rainbow

Part meronymEarth, globe, world

English verb: sky

1. sky (contact) throw or toss with a light motion

SamplesFlip me the beachball.
Toss me newspaper.

ExamplesThe children sky the ball

Synonymsflip, pitch, toss

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)fling

Narrower (hyponym)lag, submarine, throw back, toss back

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