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Definitions for plunge

Definitions for (noun) plunge

Main entry: plunge, dip Definition: a brief swim in water

Main entry: plunge Definition: a steep and rapid fall

Definitions for (verb) plunge

Main entry: launch, plunge Definition: begin with vigor Usage: He launched into a long diatribe; She plunged into a dangerous adventure

Main entry: engross, engulf, absorb, immerse, plunge, steep, soak up Definition: devote (oneself) fully to Usage: He immersed himself into his studies

Main entry: plunge, immerse Definition: cause to be immersed Usage: The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text

Main entry: souse, dunk, dip, douse, plunge Definition: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate Usage: dip the garment into the cleaning solution; dip the brush into the paint

Main entry: plunge, immerse Definition: thrust or throw into Usage: Immerse yourself in hot water

Main entry: plunge Definition: dash violently or with great speed or impetuosity Usage: She plunged at it eagerly

Main entry: dive, plunge, plunk Definition: drop steeply Usage: the stock market plunged

Main entry: dump, plunge Definition: fall abruptly Usage: It plunged to the bottom of the well