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Synonyms for plunge

Synonyms for plunge

to move or thrust at, under, or into the midst of with sudden force

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to cause to penetrate with force

to come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily

to move or advance against strong resistance

to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

the act of plunging suddenly downward into or as if into water

a sudden involuntary drop to the ground

the act of swimming

Synonyms for plunge

a brief swim in water

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a steep and rapid fall

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dash violently or with great speed or impetuosity

cause to be immersed

fall abruptly

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immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate

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These "traditional" Plunges are one plunge per person and the fundraising minimum is $100.
Those are just a few of the comments made by the 250 or so folks who braved the winter waters of the Willamette River on Saturday morning in Maurie Jacobs Park during the annual Oregon Law Enforcement Polar Plunge for Special Olympics.
Participants will plunge into a special outdoor Polar Pool filled with ice-cold water to raise money to help send more families from Massachusetts to Camp Sunshine, a one-of-a-kind national retreat in Maine for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.
Most plunges last about one hour and there are a total of four required in my course.
As his mind plunges, so does he: "Plunging" here alludes to epic traditions of wandering into the wilderness of chaos and unknowability (17); and it returns to the spatial metaphor of descent introduced by Invisible Man's earlier plunge into the sub-way of an identity crisis.
The growth in the market has been tempered by periodic plunges, the largest being the 86-point drop on September 11 and the 45-point drop on January 23, the day that saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummet 116 points in just over an hour.
Special Olympics Minnesota hosts Polar Bear Plunges throughout the state, and people are encouraged to donate or participate in the following cities:
Harrington committed to the Polar Plunges in Portland on Jan.
Some are well-known; others are previously unnamed plunges that Shaffer has documented for the first time.
5g/t Au) that plunges steeply to the southeast from surface to 400m depth.
You'll find pineapples mixed with other fruits and flowers in the junior styles and served solo in the couture collections such Chloe's maillot, which plunges as low as Jennifer Lopez's infamous Versace dress.
Along with plunges in Kokomo, Muncie, Evansville, and Bloomington, SOIN officials expect to raise $100,000 for these events.