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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 ?
In a statement released on the club website yesterday, Cardiff City apologised for the delays but blamed the queuing problems on rogue supporters trying to jump the queue.
Jump The Queue outside Madame Tussaud's and the Planetarium in London by credit card booking on 0171 935 6861.
With only 200 made daily and queues round the block for them, it's no surprise cheeky celebs try to jump the queue.
JESSIE J insists she would never have entered a talent show like the X Factor to jump the queue to stardom.
South Tyneside Council and South Tyneside Homes are getting tough with people who jump the queue for council and housing association homes.
Those lucky enough to find one will jump the queue and save themselves pounds 35 on the door for the evening.
A spokeswoman for Edinburgh Royal Infirmary denied that a two-tier system is designed to allow wealthy patients to jump the queue.
And they say he was allowed to jump the queue and opt for early release on the electronic tagging system.
MOBILE giants O2 say they have helped more than a million people jump the queue for tickets to see stars such as Kylie Min ogue.
The idea for a designer barbers was dreamt up by owner Leanne Martin and as well as luxurious surrounds, customers will be able to watch plasma screen TVs while they wait or pay for preferential treatment and jump the queue.
HOSPITAL bosses are urging NHS heart patients to jump the queue at pounds 15,000 a time.
30am in Manchester yesterday as gadget fans tried to jump the queue before the phones went on sale at 8am.
These parents not only manage to jump the queue ahead of those who follow the placements scheme, but also train their children to lie all through primary school about their address.
From pushy parents who will bribe an elf to jump the queue through to grouchy Santas keen to just get through the day this is a great backstage look at the Christmas industry.
Reports have come in about drivers using the outside lane to skip tailbacks and go all the way around the island to jump the queue to head into town on the Newbold Road.