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1.
A sudden reminder of the past. This can be brought about by hearing a song from high school, seeing an ex, puffing on a j in your old puffin spot, etc. Similar to a flashback.
Going back to New York is always a throwback...
by asuric ecstacy December 18, 2005
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2.
1. A Mitchell & Ness classic sports jersey, or any retro sports jersey
2. Another word to describe old school music
1. "See me rocking more throwbacks than Fabolous"
2. That song is a throwback from the 90's
by Chi February 25, 2004
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3.
style of clothes that is old school
wearing a larry byrd jersey now would be considered a throwback jersey
by Manuel March 11, 2003
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4.
Referrence to vintage jerseys, usually of basketball persuasion. A jersey with a past design, no longer being worn by the team. Another important factor is to make sure the athlete who's name adorns your throw back, was playing for the team at the time the throw back jersey was actually worn on the court.
Little Mickey was shot twice by ghetto thugs for his throw back.
by your father August 26, 2003
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5.
Something old
Have you seen that throwback cartoon fat Albert
by Ray Allen October 09, 2003
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6.
something reminiscent of the past.
The Seattle underground is a throwback to the early days of the city.
by The Return of Light Joker July 10, 2008
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7.
something old or from a while ago
That picture is throwback.
by broOke<3 March 20, 2005
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