Definition of JUMPS

noun : JUMPS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a sudden and decisive increase; "a jump in attendance" ;

  • 3. (

    ) (film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another ;

  • 5. (

    ) descent with a parachute; "he had done a lot of parachuting in the army" ;

  • 6. (

    ) the act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground; "he advanced in a series of jumps"; "the jumping was unexpected" ;

verb : JUMPS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?" ;

  • 2. (

    ) move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm; "She startled when I walked into the room" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make a sudden physical attack on; "The muggers jumped the woman in the fur coat" ;

  • 4. (

    ) increase suddenly and significantly; "Prices jumped overnight" ;

  • 6. (

    ) enter eagerly into; "He jumped into the game" ;

  • 8. (

    ) jump down from an elevated point; "the parachutist didn't want to jump"; "every year, hundreds of people jump off the Golden Gate bridge"; "the widow leapt into the funeral pyre" ;

  • 9. (

    ) run off or leave the rails; "the train derailed because a cow was standing on the tracks" ;

  • 11. (

    ) cause to jump or leap; "the trainer jumped the tiger through the hoop" ;

  • 14. (

    ) pass abruptly from one state or topic to another; "leap into fame"; "jump to a conclusion"; "jump from one thing to another" ;

  • 15. (

    ) go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions ;


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