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jumps (on)

verb
present tense third-person singular of jump (on)

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1 to take sudden, violent action against
  • the robbers waited until he had passed by them and then jumped on him without warning

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2 to criticize harshly and usually publicly
  • no need to jump on him just because he locked the keys in the car

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“Jumps (on).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jumps%20%28on%29. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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