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leaps

noun
plural of leap

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an act of leaping into the air
  • the horse cleared the hurdle with a tremendous leap

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leaps

verb
present tense third-person singular of leap

Synonyms of leaps (Entry 2 of 2)

to propel oneself upward or forward into the air
  • the outfielder leaped into the air to catch the ball before it went over the fence

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“Leaps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leaps. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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