Translation of "lurch" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /lɜːtʃ/ US  /lɝːtʃ/

a sudden movement or change that is not smooth or normal

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。

(Translation of “lurch noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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