lurch forward

lurch forward

to jerk or sway forward. The car lurched forward and shook us around. When the train lurched forward, we were pushed back into our seats.
See also: forward, lurch
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An inquest heard Chloe Louise Farrell may have put the vehicle into the wrong gear while trying to reverse at the Warren, Abersoch, Gwynedd, causing it to lurch forward.
According to local media, the driver accidentally hit the gas pedal instead of the brake, causing the car to lurch forward through the retention wires of the building.
There will be a lurch forward," he told Germany's Deutschlandfunk radio.
Reality: You careen sideways, take a back step, careen sideways again, then lurch forward head-first because stones are tearing at the soles of your feet, your bikini bottoms are bulging with sand so you look like you have dramatically pooped yourself while in the water, one boob is hanging out of the bottom of your bikini flashing a semi-circle of nipple, and your hair has decided to part itself at the back of your scalp, and flip over half your face, so you look like the scary woman from The Ring.
uk/news/video_mayor_terry_buckle_accidentally_drives_car_into_tesco_express_in_moreton_hall_bury_st_edmunds_1_2204687) EADT reported that the accident was believed to be caused by the Mayor's accidental lurch forward while trying to obtain a parking spot located in front of the building.
Tribunal Judge Peter Rose QC said Mr Senior told the tribunal that, in panic, he must have hit the accelerator by mistake which caused the bus to lurch forward.
The Health and Social Care Bill continues to lurch forward.
The researchers programmed the robot to lurch forward about 9 inches, open and shut its mouth and then return to its resting spot far away from the rats' nest.
Hussain claimed he was parked in a side road when his foot slipped onto the accelerator, causing the car to lurch forward.
This action normally causes the jet to lurch forward, and this time was no exception.
We kept the engine running as we didn't want it to lurch forward and put chocks under the wheels.
Impact from the front causes the body to lurch forward and then bounce back due to the effect of the seatbelt.
Recording a verdict of accidental death, Coroner John Hughes said: "The temperature of the car rose and the resin of the clutch plate melted and engaged for a short period, causing the car to lurch forward.
And if I seemed to lurch forward a couple of times well, I must just have been unsteady on my pins.
Although when Cilla said "I could listen to you all night" for the 27th time she did lurch forward and switch over.