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    #1

    hurl through

    Hi,

    What does this sentence mean?

    He hurled a brick through the window.

    Does it mean "He broke the window"?

    Thanks a lot

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    Re: hurl through

    "Well...the brick probably did break the window but to "hurl" means to throw."
    Unless the window was open, of course.

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