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British English: /lʌn(d)ʒ/
American English: /ləndʒ/

Translation of lunge in French:


  • 1 (movement)
    brusque mouvement (m) vers l'avant
    he made a desperate lunge for the ball
    il fit un bond désespéré vers la balle
    she made a lunge for him with her fist
    elle a fait un mouvement en avant pour lui donner un coup de poing

transitive verb

  • faire tourner [quelque chose] à la longe (horse)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (gen)
    bondir (for sur) at, towards (British English) vers (forward en avant)
  • 2 (in fencing)
    porter or pousser une botte (at à)
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