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verb [intransitive] lurch pronunciation in British English /lɜː(r)tʃ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlelurching
past tenselurched
past participlelurched
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    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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