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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

Synonyms for jump

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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References in periodicals archive ?
Several injured passengers said they felt a strong vibration just before the train's cars jumped the tracks, with one of the passengers, named as Ricardo Montero telling a local radio station that "when the train reached that bend it began to flip over, many times, with some carriages ending up on top of others, leaving many people trapped below.
The train that jumped the tracks was not equipped with a device to automatically slow it down when it exceeded the speed limit.
The seven-car train was packed with 580 passengers yesterday when it jumped the tracks and plunged into an apartment complex, injuring 440 people.
The seven-carriage commuter train was carrying 580 passengers when it jumped the tracks, wrecking a car in its path before slamming into the nine-storey complex just yards away.
Without this commitment and follow-through to help the first generation of accountability-era students develop passing-level skills, the entire higher standards reform effort might well have jumped the tracks.
The engine and two cars of the train heading for Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, jumped the tracks and fell off an overbridge near Warangal Station.
A spokeswoman for Network Rail said one of four coaches of the Silverlink service jumped the tracks.
The 450-ton train jumped the tracks, and two of the four cars overturned.
AT least 19 people were killed and 70 injured when an express train jumped the tracks in southern India early yesterday.
A luxury express train jumped the tracks on a bridge over a river in eastern India yesterday, killing at least 50 people in what one minister said could have been an act of sabotage.
In those early moments, he really did have a gift to give, but when it wasn't taken the way he wanted, he got upset, and then he jumped the tracks.
Speaking of the FTC's request to Congress for new privacy regulation, Swindle said "Unfortunately, the FTC jumped the tracks in May.
Fourteen coaches of the high-speed Utkal Express jumped the tracks on August 19, with one of them crashing into a house adjacent to the track near Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district, claiming 23 lives and over 60 injured.
More than 60 people were injured as the train jumped the tracks after it entered the curve at 82mph (132 km/h) - nearly three times the speed limit.
Police believe 50 people were killed when the runaway train of oil tanker cars, operated by the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway (MMA), jumped the tracks at Lac-Megantic and erupted into a wall of fire shortly after midnight on Saturday.