English version

plunge in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishplunge in (also plunge into something) phrasal verb1 START DOING somethingto start talking or doing something quickly and confidently, especially without thinking about it first It’s a difficult situation. You can’t just plunge in and put everything right. ‘I don’t agree, ’ she said, plunging into the conversation.2 to jump or dive into water He stripped off and plunged into the sea.3 plunge something ↔ in (also plunge something into something) to push something firmly and deeply into something else He opened the bag and plunged his hand in. Plunge the pasta into boiling water. Repeatedly she plunged the knife into his chest.see thesaurus at put plunge→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
plunged ... knifeHe plunged the knife into the boiling water and speared one slice.
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Verb table
plunge
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyplunge
he, she, itplunges
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyplunged
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave plunged
he, she, ithas plunged
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad plunged
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill plunge
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have plunged
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam plunging
he, she, itis plunging
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you, we, theyare plunging
Past
I, he, she, itwas plunging
you, we, theywere plunging
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been plunging
he, she, ithas been plunging
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been plunging
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be plunging
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been plunging
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