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Synonyms for jump

vault

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spring

jump at something

jump in

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  • dive in
  • leap in
  • plunge in
  • swoop in
  • plummet in

jump out of your skin

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  • be scared
  • be afraid
  • be frightened
  • be nervous
  • be alarmed
  • be intimidated
  • be fearful
  • be timid

jump the gun

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  • act with haste
  • be over-hasty
  • act too soon
  • act prematurely

Synonyms for jump

to move off the ground by a muscular effort of the legs and feet

to move in a lively way

to move suddenly and involuntarily

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to catapult oneself from a disabled aircraft

to increase in amount

to raise in rank

the act of jumping

a sudden lively movement

a sudden and involuntary movement

the amount by which something is increased

a progression upward in rank

a state of nervous restlessness or agitation

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a sudden and decisive increase

an abrupt transition

(film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another

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descent with a parachute

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move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm

make a sudden physical attack on

increase suddenly and significantly

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be highly noticeable

enter eagerly into

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rise in rank or status

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jump down from an elevated point

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run off or leave the rails

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jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute

cause to jump or leap

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start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery

pass abruptly from one state or topic to another

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go back and forth

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Responses have ranged from the negative ("this strategy makes too much intuitive sense to be a fad") to the affirmative ("it certainly has jumped the shark because why would you buy levered bonds now?
The more jaded book critics clearly feel that the "one object and how it changed the world" and the "everything that ever happened is connected to this event" genres have jumped the shark.
I came across an online article just yesterday that stated, "Twitter has jumped the shark.
If this is where the YouTube era has led society, then maybe this episode was where it jumped the shark.
I'm not exactly sure when Eugene jumped the shark - it could have been when people started crying upon learning they were building a natural grocery store downtown, or maybe when they started indiscriminately digging holes in the ground and leaving them there like in that Disney movie - but it's happened and, sadly, when it comes to small towns with big city amenities, Salem is delivering a major drubbing to Eugene.
But with links like the first draft of a really poor edition of EastEnders, Newsline has jumped the shark.
When American ultra-conservatives have come to believe beloved Abraham Lincoln is equivalent to Hitler, their politics have jumped the shark and gone from eye-rolling to dangerous  for our democratic republic," North Carolina Democratic Party Chairman Wayne Goodwin said, (http://www.