Definitions For Lunge


  • The act of moving forward suddenly
  • (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward
  • A sudden forward movement


  • Make a thrusting forward movement
  • To move or reach forward in a sudden, forceful way

Is Lunge a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Lunge is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lunge in a Sentence

  • He made a lunge at me with his knife.
  • He made a desperate lunge for the ball.
  • He lunged at me with his knife.
  • She lunged across the table.
  • The crocodile lunged at its prey.

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