lunge


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Synonyms for lunge

Synonyms for lunge

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

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to move or advance against strong resistance

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the act of moving forward suddenly

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(fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward

make a thrusting forward movement

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Much as I love squats and lunges because of how effective they are, if you have knee problems, it might be better to use other exercises to shape and strengthen the legs.
Sidwell's tackle on Traore - a long sliding lunge while the Frenchman was at full pace, drew widespread condemnation, and the former Chelsea man can have no complaints.
html) reported in the journal Nature that they'd found a new sensory organ in the jaw of a fin whale, which they think helps the whale decide when to open and shut its mouth as it lunges toward a meal.
Deep squat: if you are advanced, do the squat with the bar above your head like the above lunges.
Lunge - A great exercise to improve leg strength as well as functional ability is the simple static lunge.
McEveley was fortunate not to be sent off for a late lunge on Joe Allen in the 54th minute but received his marching orders for a second yellow 10 minutes later when he dragged down Dyer on the right.
Didier Zokora missing the man with this terrible lunge makes it all right, does it?
Lunge back with the left leg so that the right thigh is parallel to the floor and the knee is aligned over the right ankle.
Side lunge and press out (at upper chest level) with a 5 lb.
They also lunge at each other, striking the top of an opponent's body with their legs.
For split-leg squats, get into the lunge position and go straight up and down; this works the quads and hamstrings.
The down position of the lunge duplicates the airborne position in sprinting.
Although the lunge is a terrific training exercise for the entire leg region, it is often overlooked when crafting the typical leg training routine.
When his drunken father makes a threatening lunge at him one day.
The search of the lunge area is permitted even when the defendant is in handcuffs or officers have otherwise restricted the arrestee's movement.