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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of moving forward suddenly; (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward v. - Make a thrusting forward movement.

Usage examples (35)
  • To the ring he fastened a long "lunge" - rope, which was well named.
  • I can’t wait to see McCain lunge at Obama during their first debate. — nancy
  • Unfortunately, the performance of the "lunge" by your average gym-goer is about as baffling as nipples on men.
  • One thing to get used to is the "lunge" with every wall contact. for more
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