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Synonyms for leap

Synonyms for leap

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

to move in a lively way

the act of jumping

a sudden lively movement

Synonyms for leap

a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards

an abrupt transition

a sudden and decisive increase

the distance leaped (or to be leaped)

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pass abruptly from one state or topic to another

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jump down from an elevated point

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cause to jump or leap

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Airport officials said the new estimates were likely to ease the fears of Burbank residents who believe that the regional airport would grow by leaps and bounds in coming years.
Mott, who is frequently tapped by the media for his expert knowledge of gadgets and gizmos, has seen this segment of the pet industry grow by leaps and bounds in the past 12 months.
Both cities are growing by leaps and bounds, both are trying to attract large corporations into one of the last bastions of unsuburbanized territory in the 4,083 square-mile county.
With the advent of IP-centric video conferencing, the cost of this previously expensive application has dropped precipitously while the appeal and accessibility of real-time video meetings have grown by leaps and bounds.
Whistling the hit tune of songstress Petula Clark, chef-restaurateur Joachim Splichal, whose Patina/Pinots restaurant empire is expanding by leaps and bounds, goes downtown with his next two projects.
Driven by the widespread availability of personal storage devices, the demand for NAND flash memory is expected to grow by leaps and bounds.
They've been growing by leaps and bounds for several years now - the local youth sports organizations, which have increasingly bumped elbows, and tempers, as they all try to use one city park for their games and practices.
This part of our business is growing by leaps and bounds," said Force Protection ILS Vice President Murray Hammick.