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  • n. Plural form of lunge.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of lunge.


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  • This study confirmed that exercises such as lunges, step-ups, leg lifts on hands & knees and machine hip extensions are good alternatives for individuals who may have difficulty performing traditional squats, or who just want to add variety to their program.

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  • The final key to good squat form is to train the form with other exercises, such as lunges and pistols.

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  • The recommendation is to begin with body weight exercises such as lunges, squats and pushups. Top Stories

  • At the mention of the word "lunges", a brief look of pain flitted across Morrison's face and the boxer confirmed they were not exactly his favourite activity.


  • He said he often "lunges" for the ball rather than let it wait to come to him, a practice that can disrupt timing because snappers try for a certain number of revolutions. Chronicle

  • BACK TO BASICS: Calisthenics, such as lunges, squats and push-ups, are some of the best ways to get in shape, but often are sidelined for more exotic exercises.

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  • Aggressive behavior in Drosophila consists of brief "lunges" in which one fly rears up on its hind legs and snaps down with its forelegs on its opponent. - latest science and technology news stories

  • This enrages Melinda; she "lunges" towards the ghost, but it disappears. News

  • I have to say the ending that’s being used in the movie now is a bit of a letdown once she kind of lunges at the camera.

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  • Mrs. Heffley, enigmatic behind the twin zeroes of her spectacles, is a shrewd dispenser of domestic justice, while Mr. H (a Civil War nut) tends to do his parenting in lunges of impetuous dad-ness.

    Revenge of the Wimps


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