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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “lurch”

lurch

noun [C]
 
 
/lɜːtʃ/ US  /lɝːtʃ/
a sudden movement or change that is not smooth or normal
突然的傾斜、搖晃或改變
The truck gave a sudden lurch as it was hit by a strong gust of wind.
一陣強風襲來,貨車突然搖晃了一下。
The party's lurch (= sudden change) to the left will lose it a lot of support.
該黨突然轉向左派將會失去很多人的支持。
Moving unsteadily or with difficulty
(Definition of lurch noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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