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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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.
In some cases, it creates a brutally succinct expression that matches the realities described; in other cases, the lines seem to lurch forward in a kind of desperate delirium of sonic tautology.
you could more may change As we lurch forward into an ever-more technologically reliant environment we place more and more of ourselves into the public domain.
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.
Marc 42 "The deceased did not retaliate in any way and was seen to lurch forward while the offender escaped from the scene in his vehicle.
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.
Four teenage boys lurch forward to gain access to the forbidden chamber and the door slams shut in our faces.
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 report has taken the world community at large one lurch forward into the whole question of impunity," he said.
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.