Part of speech:
An abrupt or precipitous passage, shift, or transition:
The definition of a spring is a coil that goes to its original shape after being compressed.
An act of jolting.
(Usually plural) the flowers of the hop plant, dried and used to brew beer etc.
A playful leap or hop.
An often abrupt increase or rise:
The definition of a spurt is a sudden burst of energy or spray.
An unbroken length, tract, or space; continuous extent or distance
Something that has fallen:
(Sports) A knockout feigned by a prizefighter:
A dive or downward leap
An act of skipping; leap; spring
(Informal) An angry or irritated reaction:
The music composed or played for a certain kind of dance or for a particular dance.
An email return with any error.
The definition of a lunge is a forward movement with a weapon or bodily force.
A shaking, quivering, or trembling, as from fear or cold
The act or an instance of upgrading.
An increase in salary.
An increase in amount, power, etc.
An increase of price or value.
(Music) A gradual increase in volume (crescendo), usually followed by a gradual decrease (decrescendo)
The thing, condition, circumstance, action, etc. that is more excellent, more suitable, etc.
A deposit made in such a place
A special advantage; an edge:
(Informal) Advantage or margin of advantage
A beneficial factor or combination of factors:
A sudden spring or start; a sudden leap aside.
To descend by means of a parachute.
(Intransitive) To move suddenly, or be excited, on feeling alarm; to start.
The definition of alternate is to switch back and forth between two things or activities.
Gambol is defined as to jump and skip about playfully.
To start or wince involuntarily, as from surprise or pain.
To escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or deceit:
To rise on or as on an escalator
(Sports) To exaggerate a fall in an attempt to induce a referee to call a penalty on an opponent.
Out of the way; completely away:
To load to capacity; fill:
The definition of cavort means to jump, dance or play in a happy way.
Ambush means to attack by surprise.
To leap or spring, as in recovery
To rise up on the hind legs in a lively way, esp. while moving along
(Archaic) To prevent (a person) from getting his fair share of something
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To cause or urge to proceed quickly; hurry:
Mug is defined as to attack someone, particularly to rob him or her, or is slang for making faces in front of the camera.
To climb or ascend:
To leave, as in danger or out of necessity; forsake; desert
Ricochet is defined as to bounce off a surface and go another direction.
To shrink or start involuntarily, as in pain or distress; flinch.
To recoil is to spring back or back away.
To shake, jolt, or bounce, as in riding
To move in a succession of quick, slight jerks; rock lightly
To lay in a cross direction; to cross.
To fail to hit something aimed at; go wide of the mark
To fail to include; leave out
(Brit., Informal) To leave quickly, as to escape creditors
(Intransitive) To change gears (in a car).
To interfere with; thwart or obstruct:
To overlay or spread with something:
To bypass is to provide an alternative way around, or to get around something.
To fall or drop straight downward
To take off the top of (a plant, etc.)
To turn the attention to and try to take advantage of:
Surge is defined as to quickly and suddenly move as part of a crowd, to increase rapidly and suddenly, or to cause someone to feel sudden and powerful emotions.
To raise to a more important or responsible job or rank.
To raise the spirits of; elate; exhilarate
To raise by means of a jack
An unfavorable condition or position:
To acknowledge and accept or deal with:
To direct the efforts or attention of (oneself):
A feeling of disquiet or apprehension:
To grasp mentally; apprehend:
To allow (passengers) on board.
To get away from; flee from
Approach means to move close to something.
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