The character 擲 means to toss and is pronounced as 「zhì」 in the fourth tone. Its meaning comes from the components hand 扌 and Zheng 鄭. Its sound (probably) comes from the character 鄭 zhèng. It can also be written as 掷.
to throw dice, Taiwan pr.
Zheng state during the Warring States period, surname Zheng
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gū zhù yī zhì
ㄍㄨ ㄓㄨˋ ㄧ ㄓˋ
lone + pour + one + to toss
to stake all on one throw
invest + to toss
to throw sth a long distance, to hurl, to throw at, to throw (dice etc), to flip (a coin)
yī zhì qiān jīn
ㄧ ㄓˋ ㄑㄧㄢ ㄐㄧㄣ
one + to toss + thousand + money
lit. stake a thousand pieces of gold on one throw (idiom); to throw away money recklessly, extravagant
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