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    lurch

    lurch - Dictionary definition and meaning for word lurch

    Definition
    (noun) an unsteady uneven gait
    Synonyms : stagger , stumble
    Definition
    (noun) a decisive defeat in a game (especially in cribbage) Definition
    (noun) abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance)
    Synonyms : pitch , pitching
    Example Sentence
    • the pitching and tossing was quite exciting
    Definition
    (noun) the act of moving forward suddenly
    Synonyms : lunge
    Definition
    (verb) walk as if unable to control one's movements
    Synonyms : careen , keel , reel , stagger , swag
    Example Sentence
    • The drunken man staggered into the room
    Definition
    (verb) move abruptly
    Synonyms : pitch , shift
    Example Sentence
    • The ship suddenly lurched to the left
    Definition
    (verb) move slowly and unsteadily
    Example Sentence
    • The truck lurched down the road
    Definition
    (verb) loiter about, with no apparent aim
    Synonyms : prowl
    Definition
    (verb) defeat by a lurch
    Synonyms : skunk
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assume that a leach is there and is moving very slowly and awkwardly front and back..!

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