To leap across or up
To leap down
To pass over
*To leave suddenly
*To accost belligerently
A leap up or across
skip, hop, leap, hopping, rise, upsurge, rising, pounce, lunge, leaping, jumping, skipping, running jump, broad jump, high jump, vault, bounce, hurdle, spring, bound, saltation, buckjump, leapfrogging, caper, dance, gambol.
A leap down
A sudden nervous movement
A sudden rise
To move off the ground by a muscular effort of the legs and feet:hurdle, leap, spring, vault2. See move, rise
To move in a lively way:bounce, bound1, leap, spring. See move
To move suddenly and involuntarily:bolt, start. See move
To catapult oneself from a disabled aircraft:bail out, eject. See approach
To increase in amount:boost, hike, jack (up), raise, up. See increase
To raise in rank:advance, elevate, promote, raise, upgrade. See rise
The act of jumping:leap, spring, vault2. See move, rise
A sudden lively movement:bounce, bound1, leap, spring. See move
A sudden and involuntary movement:bolt, start, startle. See move
A dominating position, as in a conflict:advantage, better1, bulge, draw, drop, edge, superiority, upper hand, vantage. (Informal) inside track. See over
The act of increasing or rising:aggrandizement, amplification, augment, augmentation, boost, buildup, enlargement, escalation, growth, hike, increase, multiplication, proliferation, raise, rise, swell, upsurge, upswing, upturn. See increase
The amount by which something is increased:advance, boost, hike, increase, increment, raise, rise. See increase
A progression upward in rank:advancement, elevation, promotion, rise, upgrade. See rise
A state of nervous restlessness or agitation.Used in plural: fidget (often used in plural), jitter (used in plural), shiver1 (used in plural), tremble (often used in plural). (Informal) all-overs, shake (used in plural). (Slang) heebie-jeebies, jim-jams, willies. See calm, fear
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