Definition of jump the track(s)
- Dozens of people were injured when the train jumped the track.
: to spring into the air : leap
: to move suddenly or involuntarily : start
: to move energetically : hustle
: an act of jumping : leap
: any of several sports competitions featuring a leap, spring, or bound
: a leap in figure skating in which the skater leaves the ice with both feet and turns in the air
: exactly, pat
: a footprint whether recent or fossil
: detectable evidence (such as the wake of a ship, a line of footprints, or a wheel rut) that something has passed
: a path made by or as if by repeated footfalls : trail
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