What is the meaning of the English word… LUNGE?
a sudden movement of the body, often with an arm outstretched to attack someone or grab something
- The baseball player lunged for the ball and caught it as he slid along the ground.
- I had my hands full with four burgers and drinks. One of the burgers slipped. My husband lunged and caught it just before it hit the ground.
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