Synonyms for lunge

Synonyms for (noun) lunge

Synonyms: lunge, lurch

Definition: the act of moving forward suddenly

Similar words: motion, move, movement

Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another

Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path


Synonyms: straight thrust, passado, lunge

Definition: (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward

Similar words: thrust, knife thrust, stab

Definition: a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument

Usage: one strong stab to the heart killed him

Synonyms for (verb) lunge

Synonyms: thrust, lunge, hurl, hurtle

Definition: make a thrusting forward movement

Similar words: move

Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right