Translation of "lurch" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

lurch

verb uk us /lɜːtʃ/ US  /lɝːtʃ/

[ I ] to move in a way that is not regular or normal, especially making sudden movements backwards or forwards or from side to side

搖晃,晃動;(尤指)突然傾斜
The train lurched forward and some of the people standing fell over. 火車突然向前晃動了一下,一些站著的人跌倒了。

[ I + adv/prep ] to act or continue in away that is uncontrolled and not regular, often with sudden changes

蹣跚,踉蹌,磕磕絆絆
We seem to lurch from crisis to crisis. 我們似乎總是跌跌撞撞,危機不斷。
She just lurches from one bad relationship to another. 她情路坎坷,一次次地失戀。

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