take the plunge Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “take the plunge” in the English Dictionary

"take the plunge" in British English

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take the plunge

C2 to make a ​decision to do something, ​especially after ​thinking about it for a ​longtime: They're ​finally taking the plunge and getting ​married.
(Definition of take the plunge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"take the plunge" in American English

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take the plunge

to ​decide to do something, esp. after ​thinking about it for a ​longtime: They took the ​plunge and got ​married last ​month.
(Definition of take the plunge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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