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Synonyms for lunge
lʌndʒlunge

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lurch, lungenoun

    the act of moving forward suddenly

    Synonyms:
    stagger, lurch, stumble, pitch, pitching, passado, straight thrust

  2. lunge, straight thrust, passadoverb

    (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward

    Synonyms:
    passado, lurch, straight thrust

  3. lunge, hurl, hurtle, thrustverb

    make a thrusting forward movement

    Synonyms:
    thrust, cast, squeeze, hurl, throw, stuff, push up, pierce, shove, hurtle, force

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lungenoun

    Synonyms:
    pass, thrust, allonge, longe

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lungeverb

    Synonyms:
    allonge, longe, thrust

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How to use lunge in a sentence?

  1. Joe Chenelly:

    His fingers were like two finger holes in the blade and lunged at the congressman. And Congressman Zeldin blocked the first lunge. And then as he tried to lunge again, I grabbed him from behind and tackled him down to the ground and held him on the ground.

  2. Richie McGinniss:

    It was as if, you know, if you were to lunge at somebody, if anybody were to lunge, Richie McGinniss would probably stop Richie McGinniss, you know, from falling face down on the ground, but the shots were fired in the exact instance that Joseph Rosenbaum momentum was going forward and that continued until Joseph Rosenbaum landed on the ground.

  3. Arsenio Manzanares:

    It's become a security problem to bring trucks to big supermarket stores, this wasn't a problem before, but now with these queues, people see a truck and they lunge for it.

  4. Mark Johnson:

    I kind of slide and my foot is stuck in the mud, and the next thing I know, I see the lunge, he starts clamping down pretty tight and he started to pull, and the next thing I do, I instantly, here's my fingers, I poke through the eye.

  5. Joe Chenelly:

    His right hand came up, I assume out of his pocket, and he had a blade on his hand, his fingers were like two finger holes in the blade and lunged at the congressman. And Congressman Zeldin blocked the first lunge. And then as he tried to lunge again, I grabbed him from behind and tackled him down to the ground and held him on the ground.


Translations for lunge

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  • embestida, lanzarseSpanish
  • syöksy, juoksuttaa, syöksyäFinnish
  • bondirFrench
  • תנועה קדימה עם חרב, זינוקHebrew
  • allungo, affondo, far girare il cavallo legato con lunga cavezza al paloItalian
  • rzut, sztych, rzucić sięPolish
  • impulso, impulsionarPortuguese
  • броситься, ринуться, выпадRussian
  • utfall, attackSwedish

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