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She considered quitting, but didn’t want to leave her co-producer and other show staff members in the lurch.
WHEN FREE SPEECH CLASHES WITH KEEPING YOUR JOBKARLA MILLERJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In the latest episode of Groundhog Day, Congress failed to reach a deal on a stimulus package, leaving investors—not to mention millions of struggling American families—in the lurch.
WHAT THE MARKETS WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: FOR STARTERS, A TRILLION IN STIMULUS SPENDINGBERNHARD WARNERDECEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
When in doubt, go for the best air fryer with a higher capacity, so you’re not left in the lurch if you find yourself in need of quickly preparing a party-size batch of food.
BEST AIR FRYER: FIVE THINGS TO CONSIDERPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMDECEMBER 4, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
There were weird lurches forward and back in the aid people got.
U.S. ECONOMY RECOUPS TWO-THIRDS OF GROUND LOST IN FIRST HALF OF YEAR, BUT THERE IS STILL FAR TO GORACHEL SIEGEL, ANDREW VAN DAMOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Besides the users, the ban also left more than 200,000 influencers in the lurch.
INDIAN TIKTOK COPYCATS ARE HARDLY A MATCH FOR THE REAL DEALANANYA BHATTACHARYAAUGUST 20, 2020QUARTZ
Then came the turn of the Manchesters, left in the lurch, with their right flank hanging in the air.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
"Happier—and safer," she said gravely, the canoe giving a dangerous lurch as she leaned forward in her seat to catch my answer.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
They had not pulled fifty yards from their late home when she gave a sudden lurch to port and went down stern foremost.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Now and then a lurch of the train flung her against Harney, and through her thin muslin she felt the touch of his sleeve.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
He woke up in time to lurch after her and he got his shoulder into the door-opening before she could slide it shut.
THE STARS, MY BROTHERSEDMOND HAMILTON

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