Pronunciation of Plunge
/plˈʌnd͡ʒ/, /plˈʌndʒ/, /p_l_ˈʌ_n_dʒ/
Synonyms for plunge:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 10 (noun)
landing, pratfall, stumble, trip.
dive or fall fast (verb)
Usage examples for plunge:
- " We'll just have to plunge in and head north," he told the Jovian. - "The World with a Thousand Moons", Edmond Hamilton.
- Unfortunately he cannot forget himself enough to take the fatal plunge. - "Modern marriage and how to bear it", Maud Churton Braby.
- Now when people merely plunge from crush to crush, and from crowd to crowd, they never discover the positive joy of life. - "Gilbert Keith Chesterton", Maisie Ward.