jump at the opportunity

jump at the opportunity

(to do something) Go to leap at the opportunity (to do something).
See also: jump, opportunity
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I feel sure a hotel chain would jump at the opportunity.
SIR - I didn't expect the English channels to film Ras yr Wyddfa, to their shame, but considering the low viewing figures of S4C I expected it to jump at the opportunity.
When we spend so much of our existence isolated in an office or in front of a computer, Friedlander figures, who wouldn't jump at the opportunity to get out into the mix and actually touch somebody and not get slapped.
Coun David Faulkner, executive member for culture, heritage, libraries and sport, said: "There are plenty of people out there who, while they might not fancy exercise, would jump at the opportunity to get up and dance.
If I worked as a book editor and had the chance to publish the memoirs of NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell, Fin sure I'd jump at the opportunity.
Evidently, though, they'll jump at the opportunity to enter and exit one at will.
The former England under-21 coach is ambitious to join a top club and would jump at the opportunity to manage the Dons if they keep their Premiership status.
Gigi Johnson, director of the Entertainment Management Program at UCLA Anderson School of Management, said it makes sense that Gibson would jump at the opportunity to attach its name to a concert venue, especially when the ``ability to capture concertgoers and connect them to music sales is more important.
Athletics director for the event, Peter Elliott, is confident the trio will jump at the opportunity to contest the meeting which will be televised by BBC Grandstand.
We're excited to work closely with the company on the next phase of growth, and believe millions more will jump at the opportunity to use the DVDs they have lying around their homes to get the DVDs they really want to watch.
As opposed to some of the past national teams, some of which had players who did not jump at the opportunity, this group seems genuinely happy to represent the United States.
We expect a major collector, entrepreneur, or museum to jump at the opportunity to acquire an unrivaled Spider-Man collection of this caliber.
And with the opening of the new AMC movie theaters next year, the city expects retailers big and small to jump at the opportunity to move into downtown Burbank.
We jump at the opportunity to ease the burden small business owners face trying to find affordable health care.