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jumpBy jerking the body violently.
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jumpThat is further forward.
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jumpTo attack suddenly and violently.
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jumpTo cause oneself to leave an elevated location and fall downward.
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jumpTo employ a move in certain board games where one game piece is moved from one legal position to another passing over the position of another piece.
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jumpTo employ a parachute to leave an aircraft or elevated location.
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jumpTo force to jump.
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jumpTo propel oneself rapidly upward such that momentum causes the body to become airborne.
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jump aroundTo move erratically by jumping. Usually as a result of being excited.
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jump atTo accept something enthusiastically. Usually an opportunity, or chance, or job etc.
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jump onTo board a public transport vehicle.
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jump upTo move from one position to a higher position by one jump.
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jump aboutTo move erratically by jumping. Usually as a result of being excited.
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jump aroundTo move from side to side, or fidget annoyingly. Usually as a result of being nervous.
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jump downTo leave an elevated position to a lower position by one jump.
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jump onTo attack someone verbally, or criticise them over strongly for small errors.
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jump aboutTo move from side to side, or fidget annoyingly. Usually as a result of being nervous.
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jump inTo enter something quickly. Usually a mode of transport.
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jump offTo participate in the final round of an equestrian showjumping event.
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jump offTo move from an elevated place by one jump.
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jump ropeA single jump in this game or activity, counted as a measure of achievement.
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jump ropeThe activity, game or exercise in which a person must jump, bounce or skip repeatedly while a length of rope is swung over and under, both ends held in the hands of the jumper, or alternately, held by two other participants. Often used for athletic training and among schoolchildren. Variations involve speed, chants, varied rope and jumper movement patterns, multiple jumpers and/or multiple ropes.
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jump ropeThe length of rope, sometimes with handles, casing or other additions, used in that activity.
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jump shipTo depart a project without warning.
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jump shipTo part from a ship.
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jump to my tunejump to my tune', means 'Go Along With Another's Ideas, Program, Schedule, Agenda, 'Cooperate Fully With My Methodology, My Way Of Doing Things:
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get a jump onTo start early, especially to start before something begins or before others begin.
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jump for joyExalt, [rejoice]], feel elation.
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jump someone's bonesTo have sex.
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jump the gunTo act or begin too soon or without due caution.
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jump the gunTo begin a race too soon, before the starting gun goes off.
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jump the gunTo trade securities based on information that is not yet public; to trade on inside information.
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jump the queueTo desire preferential treatment, undue influence; impatient.
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jump the queueTo move into a queue ahead of others who have been waiting longer or that have a higher priority; push in.
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jump the sharkTo undergo a storyline development which is so ridiculous that previous quality is considered to have been lost.
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jump through hoopsTo put forth effort for the sake of appearance or demonstration.
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jump to conclusionsMake conclusions before being presented with all the evidence.
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jump at the chanceTo immediately accept an offer.
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jump in one's skinTo start with fright.
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jump on the bandwagonTo profit from a craze; to join a trend.
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go jump in the lakeUsed to tell a person that to go away, or that their request will not be met.
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bunny hopA jump made where both wheels leave the ground.
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catch airTo make a jump.
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catch big airSuperlative of catch air; make a big jump high off the ground.
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dar brincosTo jump, leap.
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double dutchA game of jump rope with two ropes and frequently two jumpers.
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look before you leapDon't jump into something too precipitously; be at least a bit foresightful or circumspect.
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overleapTo leap over, to jump over, to cross by jumping.
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skip ropeTo jump over a rope, both of whose ends are held by the jumper or by two others, while the rope is moved under the jumper's feet in a continual rhythm; to play the game of jump rope or exercise by jumping rope.
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