Antonyms for lunged

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Baumberger glared at him, and then lunged, his eyes like an animal gone mad.

Three or four times he lunged with incomparable dash and dexterity.

And at each utterance of the pronoun he lunged with his forefinger in the direction of his son.

For some moments he feinted and lunged, seeking an opening, however slight.

Effie lunged for it frantically, switched it off, darted back.

From the belt of her assailant she grasped a knife and lunged at his face as he held her.

We lunged down to the floor, then up again, close to the ceiling.

When Dan lunged with the gaff the tuna made a tremendous splash that deluged us.

Weak though he was Jon lunged to his feet, spilling the tumbler of liquid.

He lunged forward and clutched at the spectacles in the man's hand.