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jumps

verb
present tense third-person singular of jump

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1 to propel oneself upward or forward into the air
  • jumped across the ditch

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2 to move suddenly and sharply (as in surprise)
  • the sudden appearance of a mouse scurrying across the floor made me jump

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jumps

noun
plural of jump

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jump (on)

jumps

jump ship

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“Jumps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jumps. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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