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Pronounciation of lurch

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Definitions for lurch

  • noun - an unsteady uneven gait
  • noun - the act of moving forward suddenly
  • noun - abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance); "the pitching and tossing was quite exciting"
  • verb - defeat by a lurch
  • verb - move abruptly; "The ship suddenly lurched to the left"
  • verb - walk as if unable to control one's movements; "The drunken man staggered into the room"
  • verb - move slowly and unsteadily; "The truck lurched down the road"
  • verb - loiter about
  • noun - a decisive defeat in a game (especially in cribbage)
  • Synonyms for lurch

    stumble pitching stagger lunge pitch keel skunk swag shift careen reel prowl

    Antonyms for lurch

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    Holonyms for lurch

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    Hyponyms for lurch

    rock careen sway tilt

    Hypernyms for lurch

    gait motility motion licking movement move walk loiter loaf tarry mill around get the better of travel lounge lallygag linger overcome go footle hang around lurk defeat locomote lollygag mess about mill about

    Meronyms for lurch

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    Sounds like lurch

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