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Another word for jump

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Verb
  1. To move off the ground by a muscular effort of the legs and feet

      1. An arched structure, usually of masonry or concrete, serving to cover a space.
      2. An arched overhead covering, such as the sky, that resembles the architectural structure in form.
      3. A room or space, such as a cellar or storeroom, with arched walls and ceiling, especially when underground.
      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
      1. A light portable barrier over which competitors must leap in certain races.
      2. A race in which a series of such barriers must be jumped without the competitors' breaking their stride.
      3. A leaping step made off one foot as means of maximizing spring at the end of an approach, as to a dive.
    See also:

    rise

    move

  2. To move in a lively way

      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
      1. To leap forward or upward; spring.
      2. To progress by forward leaps or springs.
      3. To bounce; rebound.
      1. To rebound after having struck an object or a surface.
      2. To move jerkily; bump:
      3. To bound:
    See also:

    move

  3. To move suddenly and involuntarily

      1. To begin a movement, activity, or undertaking:
      2. To move on the initial part of a journey:
      3. To have a beginning; commence:
      1. A bar made of wood or metal that slides into a socket and is used to fasten doors and gates.
      2. A metal bar or rod in the mechanism of a lock that is thrown or withdrawn by turning the key.
      3. A fastener consisting of a threaded pin or rod with a head at one end, designed to be inserted through holes in assembled parts and secured by a mated nut that is tightened by applying torque.
    See also:

    move

  4. To catapult oneself from a disabled aircraft

    See also:

    approach

  5. To increase in amount

      1. In or to a higher position:
      2. In a direction opposite to the center of the earth or a comparable gravitational center:
      3. In or to an upright position:
      1. To move to a higher position; elevate:
      2. To set in an upright or erect position:
      3. To erect or build:
      1. A man; a fellow.
      2. One who does odd or heavy jobs; a laborer.
      3. One who works in a specified manual trade. Often used in combination:
      1. To go on an extended walk for pleasure or exercise.
      2. To rise, especially to rise upward out of place:
      3. To increase or raise in amount, especially abruptly:
      1. To raise or lift by pushing up from below.
      2. To increase; raise:
      3. To assist in further development or progress:
    See also:

    increase

  6. To raise in rank

      1. To raise to a higher grade or standard:
      2. To replace (a software program) with a more recently released, enhanced version.
      3. To replace (a hardware device) with one that provides better performance.
      1. To move to a higher position; elevate:
      2. To set in an upright or erect position:
      3. To erect or build:
      1. To raise to a more important or responsible job or rank.
      2. To advance (a student) to the next higher grade.
      3. To contribute to the progress or growth of; further.
      1. To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
      2. To increase the amount or intensity of:
      3. To promote to a higher rank.
      1. To cause to move forward:
      2. To put forward; propose or suggest:
      3. To aid the growth or progress of:
    See also:

    rise

Noun
  1. The act of jumping

      1. An arched structure, usually of masonry or concrete, serving to cover a space.
      2. An arched overhead covering, such as the sky, that resembles the architectural structure in form.
      3. A room or space, such as a cellar or storeroom, with arched walls and ceiling, especially when underground.
      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
    See also:

    rise

    move

  2. A sudden lively movement

      1. To move upward or forward in a single quick motion or a series of such motions; leap:
      2. To move suddenly, especially because of being resilient or moved by a spring:
      3. To start doing something suddenly:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
      1. To leap forward or upward; spring.
      2. To progress by forward leaps or springs.
      3. To bounce; rebound.
      1. To rebound after having struck an object or a surface.
      2. To move jerkily; bump:
      3. To bound:
    See also:

    move

  3. A sudden and involuntary movement

      1. To cause to make a quick involuntary movement or start.
      2. To alarm, frighten, or surprise suddenly.
      3. To become alarmed, frightened, or surprised.
      1. To begin a movement, activity, or undertaking:
      2. To move on the initial part of a journey:
      3. To have a beginning; commence:
      1. A bar made of wood or metal that slides into a socket and is used to fasten doors and gates.
      2. A metal bar or rod in the mechanism of a lock that is thrown or withdrawn by turning the key.
      3. A fastener consisting of a threaded pin or rod with a head at one end, designed to be inserted through holes in assembled parts and secured by a mated nut that is tightened by applying torque.
    See also:

    move

  4. A dominating position, as in a conflict

    See also:

    over

  5. The act of increasing or rising

    See also:

    increase

  6. The amount by which something is increased

    See also:

    increase

  7. A progression upward in rank

      1. To raise to a higher grade or standard:
      2. To replace (a software program) with a more recently released, enhanced version.
      3. To replace (a hardware device) with one that provides better performance.
      1. To assume a standing position after lying, sitting, or kneeling.
      2. To get out of bed:
      3. To move from a lower to a higher position; ascend:
      1. The act of promoting someone to a higher job, grade, or rank, or the fact of being so promoted.
      2. Support or encouragement of the progress, growth, or acceptance of something; furtherance:
      3. Advertising; publicity.
      1. The act or an instance of elevating:
      2. The condition of being elevated:
      3. The height to which something is elevated above a point of reference, especially mean sea level:
      1. A forward step; an improvement.
      2. Development; progress:
      3. A promotion, as in rank.
    See also:

    rise

  8. A state of nervous restlessness or agitation.

    See also:

    fear

    calm

Another word for jump

Noun
  1. A leap up or across

  2. An obstacle

      1. A structure serving as an enclosure, a barrier, or a boundary, usually made of posts or stakes joined together by boards, wire, or rails.
      2. An adjustable guide with a flat edge used on a table saw and positioned parallel to the plane of the cutting attachment in order to keep the board properly positioned for the cut to be made at the correct distance from the board's edge.
      3. One who receives and sells stolen goods.
      1. A relatively long, straight, rigid piece of solid material used as a fastener, support, barrier, or structural or mechanical member.
      2. A solid oblong block of a substance or combination of ingredients, such as soap or candy.
      3. Any of various flat baked confections that are typically dense and harder than cakes and served cut into rectangular pieces.
      1. A light portable barrier over which competitors must leap in certain races.
      2. A race in which a series of such barriers must be jumped without the competitors' breaking their stride.
      3. A leaping step made off one foot as means of maximizing spring at the end of an approach, as to a dive.
    See also:

    barrier

  3. Distance jumped

      1. An arched structure, usually of masonry or concrete, serving to cover a space.
      2. An arched overhead covering, such as the sky, that resembles the architectural structure in form.
      3. A room or space, such as a cellar or storeroom, with arched walls and ceiling, especially when underground.
      1. To lengthen, widen, or distend:
      2. To cause to extend from one place to another or across a given space:
      3. To make taut; tighten:
      1. To propel oneself quickly upward or a long way; spring or jump:
      2. To move quickly or suddenly:
      3. To change quickly or abruptly from one condition or subject to another:
  4. A sudden nervous movement

      1. To move or dislodge with a sudden, hard blow; strike heavily or jarringly:
      2. To cause to move jerkily:
      3. To put into a specified condition by or as if by a blow:
      1. To draw, pull, or move suddenly and sharply; jerk:
      2. To move jerkily or spasmodically.
      3. To ache sharply from time to time; twinge.
      1. To give a sudden quick thrust, push, pull, or twist to.
      2. To throw or toss with a quick abrupt motion.
      3. To utter abruptly or sharply:
      1. To begin a movement, activity, or undertaking:
      2. To move on the initial part of a journey:
      3. To have a beginning; commence:
    See also:

    jerk

  5. A sudden rise

      1. To go on an extended walk for pleasure or exercise.
      2. To rise, especially to rise upward out of place:
      3. To increase or raise in amount, especially abruptly:
      1. The act of inflating or the state of being inflated.
      2. A persistent increase in the level of consumer prices or a persistent decline in the purchasing power of money.
      3. The rate at which this increase occurs, expressed as a percentage over a period of time, usually a year.
      1. A sudden forcible gush or jet.
      2. A sudden short burst, as of energy, activity, or growth.
      3. To gush forth suddenly in a jet.
      1. The act or process of rising or going upward.
      2. An advancement, especially in social status.
      3. An upward slope or incline.
Verb
  1. To leap across or up