Lunge for - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
lunge for someone or something
to charge or jump at someone or something; to attack someone or something. The mugger lunged for her, but she dodged him. Ted lunged for the door, but Bill beat him to it.
References in periodicals archive
A stampede of defensive linemen lunge for
him with a single aim -- to slam him to the ground before the football escapes his hand.