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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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MacMillan,general secretary of the Rangers Supporters' Alliance, said: 'I don't want to have a go at the player but I am not jumping for joy at the fact Rangers have signed him.
I hear that his speech at the Conservatives' Party Conference in Bournemouth last week had them jumping for joy and he received a standing ovation and praise for his views about the Lottery which gives money to people who I think do not deserve to have it, while deserving causes are going without.
So don't be surprised if fans start jumping for joy over Pogo-Jumping Scooby-Doo, a new toy based on the Hanna-Barbera animated character.
I CAN'T be the only one jumping for joy that arrogant Ramsay has been brought down a peg or two by the revelations of his alleged affair.
THESE primary school pupils in Gateshead are so happy they are officially jumping for joy.
PUPILS in Coventry are jumping for joy after their school was officially declared a healthy place.
YOUNGSTERS at a city school were jumping for joy after raising more than pounds 2,800 from a sponsored skip.
CHILDREN are jumping for joy in St Helens - thanks to trampolining.
GED BRANNAN was jumping for joy last night after helping Motherwell send Scottish Cup holders Hearts crashing out at the first hurdle.
This is a no-frills, reasonably priced cafe that has seafood fanciers jumping for joy.
And all the kids were jumping for joy when they saw him.
Thousands of children on Tyneside are jumping for joy on a spanking new dragon bouncy castle.
CHARLES PLUMPTRE (above) was jumping for joy when he picked up an incredible six grade As.
Thinking he must have added the goal, we jumped in the air and hugged each other, until we saw the Leeds players and their supporters also jumping for joy.