lunge translation | English-French dictionary



to make a lunge for sb/sth      se précipiter sur qn/qch  

lunge forward  
      vi   faire un mouvement brusque en avant  
→ The crowd lunged forward, trapping the people at the front against the fence.        
lunge at  
      vt fus   faire un mouvement brusque vers  
→ when he lost his temper, he would frequently lunge at them and try to hit them        
→ She lunged at me with a kitchen knife.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
lunge n.
mouvement brusque en avant

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"lunge": examples and translations in context
I lunge at the bar with almost an insane daring. Je me jette sur le trapèze avec une témérité presque insensée.
While the police were struggling to arrest the male, the girlfriend was being retained by the paramedics as she was attempting to lunge at the officers – the officers were busy struggling with the male and did not know that they were in harm’s way. Alors que la police faisait l’impossible pour arrêter l’homme, l’amie de cœur était tenue à l’écart par les paramédics étant donné qu’elle essayait de jeter au sol les agents – ceux-ci se débattaient avec l’homme et ne savaient pas qu’ils étaient en danger.
Fine lunge, but your riposte --tsk tsk tsk, a tad rusty. Jolie feinte, mais votre riposte ... un peu rouillée.
Fine lunge, but your riposte, a tad rusty. Jolie feinte, mais votre riposte... un peu rouillée.
I rang the bell, and it barked like it was gonna lunge through the window and bite my head off. J'ai sonné et il a aboyé comme s'il allait traverser la fenêtre et m'arracher la tête.
We lunge towards the extremes when we aren't operating and trying to, again, calibrate our relationship to the world around us. On va vers les extrêmes quand nous ne réfléchissons pas et n'essayons pas d'évaluer notre relation au monde qui nous entoure.
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