water jump

noun

Definition of water jump

  1. :  an obstacle (as in a steeplechase) consisting of a pool, stream, or ditch of water

1840

First Known Use of water jump

1840


WATER JUMP Defined for English Language Learners

water jump

noun

Definition of water jump for English Language Learners

  • : a pool or stream of water that horses or runners have to jump over in a race (such as a steeplechase)


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