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Main Entry: 1plunge
Pronunciation: primarystressplschwanj
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): plunged; plung·ing
1 : to push or drive into something with force <plunged a knife into the pie>
2 : to leap or dive into water
3 a : to rush with reckless haste <plunged into debt> b : to bring into an unpleasant state <plunged the family into gloom>
4 : to dip or move suddenly downward or forward and downward <the road plunges along the slope>

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