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verb [intransitive] lurch pronunciation in British English /lɜː(r)tʃ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theylurch
he/she/itlurches
present participlelurching
past tenselurched
past participlelurched
  1. 1
    to move suddenly in a way that is not smooth or controlled

    Joe lurched drunkenly into the room.

    The bus finally lurched to a halt outside the school.

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