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English noun: lunge

1. lunge (act) the act of moving forward suddenly


Broader (hypernym)motion, move, movement

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

Synonymspassado, straight thrust

Broader (hypernym)knife thrust, stab, thrust

Part holonymremise

Domain categoryfencing

English verb: lunge

1. lunge (motion) make a thrusting forward movement

Synonymshurl, hurtle, thrust

Pattern of useSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)move

Narrower (hyponym)dart, riposte

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