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There was a great crashing of branches, the sharp striking of hoofs upon rock, the heavy plungings of a frightened animal.

The only answer was a series of wild plungings, that ended by landing the three in a tangled heap on the grass.

Plungings, splashings, showers, and the like are mere pastimes.

He might have been a boy for all the effect his plungings had upon the long, sinewy arms that gripped him so fiercely.

The lantern, hanging from the cabin roof, swung angrily with the reckless plungings of the vessel.

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On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to plungings, such as: plunge, slide, coast, crash, declension, and declination.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.