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Past tense for to fall suddenly, and usually uncontrollably
“She stood on the steps that led down to the beach and paused to watch a brown pelican plunge from the sky into the sea.”
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Past tense for to jump or dive quickly and energetically
“He saw the girl plunge into the lake and begin to swim toward the island.”
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Past tense for to suffer a rapid decrease in amount, value or degree
“A company's stock price could plunge when earnings fall.”
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Past tense for to stab or thrust (a pointed object) into something or someone
“She had a headache and was ready to plunge a stake into his black heart.”
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Past tense for to cast in a specified direction, or into a specified condition or state
“He flicked off the light, using the switch beside the back door to plunge the room into darkness.”
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Past tense for to quickly immerse in liquid
“He directed his patient to plunge his hands into a well, and to keep them there until he experienced relief from the pain.”
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Past tense for to move swiftly or impetuously
“Somewhat similar to an Earth-based submarine, the cylindrical vessel about the length of a car would plunge through the thick atmosphere of Titan.”
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Past tense for to pitch, especially of a ship or vessel
“Then the boat would plunge down the other side of the wave, like a sled on a steep, snowy hillside.”
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Past tense for to embark or immerse oneself in a task or venture
“The publisher had been most hesitant to plunge into this venture.”
Adjective
Immersed
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