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plunge
British English: /plʌn(d)ʒ/
American English: /pləndʒ/

Translation of plunge in German:

transitive verb

  • 1 (thrust violently) (into liquid) plunge a knife into somebody's back
    jemandem ein Messer in den Rücken stoßen
  • 2 [figurative]plunged in thought
    in Gedanken versunken
    be plunged into something
    in etwas Akk. gestürzt werden
    plunge oneself into something
    sich in etwas Akk. stürzen
    be plunged into darkness
    in Dunkelheit getaucht sein
    [formal]

intransitive verb

  • 1plunge into something (literal or figurative)
    in etwas Akk. stürzen
    he plunged into the crowd
    er tauchte in die Menge ein
    plunge in
    sich hineinstürzen
    they plunged into a political discussion
    sie stürzten sich in eine politische Diskussion

noun

  • Sprung, der
    take the plunge [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    den Sprung wagen
    they have decided to take the plunge and do it
    sie haben sich dazu durchgerungen, es zu tun

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