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synonyms for lurched

  • bumble
  • careen
  • falter
  • flounder
  • heave
  • jerk
  • lean
  • reel
  • seesaw
  • stagger
  • stumble
  • sway
  • teeter
  • tilt
  • totter
  • wallow
  • wobble
  • blunder
  • dodge
  • duck
  • list
  • pitch
  • rock
  • roll
  • slide
  • slip
  • swing
  • toss
  • weave
  • yaw
  • move to the side

antonyms for lurched

MOST RELEVANT
  • stay
  • steady
  • straighten
  • correct
  • face
  • meet
  • stabilize
  • retreat
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How to use lurched in a sentence

It’s shocking that parents are basically being completely left in the lurch by their government.
NEW REPORT FINDS TOXIC HEAVY METALS IN POPULAR BABY FOODS. FDA FAILED TO WARN CONSUMERS OF RISK.LAURA REILEYFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A new expressway threatens to bypass the town and leave livelihoods in the lurch.
JO NESBO’S ‘THE KINGDOM’ IS A SUSPENSEFUL BUNDLE OF NORWEGIAN NOIR THAT’S ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO PUT DOWNRICHARD LIPEZNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He also does not see why teachers could not finish the quarter in January before leaving, and worries teachers will be seen as the bad guy leaving students in the lurch.
‘ONE MORE HUGELY DISRUPTIVE THING’: TEACHERS TO LEAVE MID-YEAR UNDER RETIREMENT DEALASHLY MCGLONENOVEMBER 5, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Earlier this week, Microsoft’s workplace collaboration tool, Teams, suffered an hours-long outage, leaving many in a lurch, unable to connect to colleagues.
WE'RE ONLINE MORE THAN EVER RIGHT NOW. CAN THE INTERNET ITSELF KEEP UP?PATRICK LUCAS AUSTINMARCH 27, 2020TIME
He lurched toward the front door of the shop, stopped half way there, clung to a counter for support.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
In the narrow seat behind, Clip lurched, and swayed, and rattled the motor-cycles.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Matt took the cross-road on two wheels, and, half a minute later, lurched into the main thoroughfare in the same way.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Then he lurched in his saddle as from exhaustion or weariness, and straightened himself again with both hands on the bridle.
WINSTON OF THE PRAIRIEHAROLD BINDLOSS
For a moment he swayed, then lurched forward, his head striking the iron railing, his body falling limp to the floor.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
"Golly, but she's a gold dollar in a gold bank," remarked Jesse Bulrush warmly as he lurched into the street.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
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