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 aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

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 [familiar/colloquial]
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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 aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.