There are 2 translations of lurch in Spanish:

lurch1

Pronunciation: /lɜːrtʃ; lɜːtʃ/

vi

  • [vehicle] dar* bandazos or sacudidas [person] tambalearse the train lurched to a halt el tren dio una sacudida y se paró he came lurching toward me venía tambaleándose hacia mí
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    • Rocketing to his feet, then swaying as his head lurched, Kaerin staggered over to the long full size mirror.
    • There was a loudish bang and her car lurched forward with the impact.
    • The car lurched forward as Rob threw it into drive and raced for the western exit.

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Word of the day insensible
adj
insensitive …
Cultural fact of the day

In Mexico, today is Conmemoración de la Proclamación de la Independencia. Throughout the country, at 11 o'clock at night, there is a communal shout, El Grito, in memory of Padre Hidalgo's cry of independence from the Spanish in the town of Dolores.

There are 2 translations of lurch in Spanish:

lurch2

n

  • bandazo (m), sacudida (f) to give a lurch dar* un bandazo or una sacudida to leave sb in the lurch [colloquial/familiar] dejar a algn plantado or en la estacada [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Some of the ‘cool’ people will leave you in the lurch or betray your friends; at least one of the people you can't stand will prove to be a loyal, courageous, and inspiring friend.
    • Santa's reindeer left him in the lurch when they abandoned him on a church roof, leaving firemen to come to the rescue.
    • Kelu departed forthwith, despite the guru's curse for leaving him in the lurch.

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Word of the day insensible
adj
insensitive …
Cultural fact of the day

In Mexico, today is Conmemoración de la Proclamación de la Independencia. Throughout the country, at 11 o'clock at night, there is a communal shout, El Grito, in memory of Padre Hidalgo's cry of independence from the Spanish in the town of Dolores.