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jump (down) (from something)

to jump downward off something. A small mouse jumped down from the shelf. A tiny mouse jumped from the shelf.

jump

1. tv. to attack someone. (General slang.) The dope addicts will jump anybody for a few bucks to buy drugs.
2. tv. to copulate [with] someone. (Usually objectionable.) He was so horny, I just knew he was gonna try to jump me.

jump

verb

jump

/skip bail
To fail to appear in court and so forfeit one's bail.

jump

/go through the hoop
To undergo a rigorous trial or examination.
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which is equivalent to 18 London buses Jason Rennie (left) is aiming to jump further than his hero Evel Knievel; he's already jumped 21 lorries (main) and now he wants to go further at Llangollen Motorbike Show
Serrins, a licensed pilot, initially wanted to fly the plane when his grandfather jumped.
The pair jumped using ``static lines,'' cords attached to the plane that pull open the parachutes automatically, like the kind used by Army paratroopers rather than free-fall sky divers.
It is at least the third time in less than a week that a person has either jumped or threatened to jump off a highway overpass in the region.
Detective Brian Richmond said the the Newbury Park man jumped about 10:30 a.
The 16-time Ventura County and league champion also jumped a season-best 18 feet, 9 3/4 inches and ran the leadoff on Rio Mesa's 400 relay of Kristen Hirashima, Kyelynn Chiongand Jaclyn Gretnzer that was fifth.
Woods, who has accepted a Fresno State football scholarship, jumped 47 feet, 7 1/4 inches in the triple jump and a personal-best 23-3 1/4 in the long jump.
He jumped 6-10 in the Pasadena Games the following week and at the Arcadia Invitational on April 8.
Jackson, who jumped a state-leading 24 feet, 5 3/4 inches in the long jump in the Ventura County championships at Moorpark last Friday night, will also compete in the triple jump, the 110-meter high hurdles and the 300-meter intermediate hurdles.
Three years later, the Taft High junior has jumped no higher and has had to deal with considerable pressure as a result.
Brignac, the two-time defending City champion, jumped 5-9 as a Cleveland freshman and finished fourth in the state meet.
Woods finished fifth in the state meet and jumped 47-10 as a junior.
Smith may needed another lifetime mark to defeat Jerrick Holmes of Palmdale and Fernando Lopez of Taft, who both jumped 6-10 in 1999.
Campbell had never jumped rope before watching a team perform in 1993.
He also jumped 22-3 (seventh overall) to qualify in the long jump.