jump across

jump across something

to leap over something that is broad rather than tall. The frog jumped across the puddle. Timmy tried but failed to jump across the puddle.
See also: across, jump
References in classic literature ?
From the palace to the gloomy prison is but a step--one might almost jump across the narrow canal that intervenes.
Known as the Belgian Grand National, the race is the ultimate chasing test with large fences and a daunting water jump across the Gaverbeek river taken in front of the stands.
"One of the night guards said he saw a man fleeing from the dormitory and jump across the fence.
The platform lets gamers playing Stadia jump across devices operating on Google's Chrome browser and Chrome OS, such as Pixel phones and Chromebooks.
If you think you can jump across water, hang from bars, bounce over obstacles, swing through the air and beat the wall, then click here.
The game does make you use the strategic thinking skills of your inner warrior as you dash and jump across spikes and rivers of lava.
By slowly rocking back and forth, I could watch my shadow jump across the observatory's outer wall.
metabrowser: An online application that can jump across websites, gather information, and organize information on one page
Leibert has been going from drop zone to drop zone on a "Jump Across America" tour to raise money and awareness for his projects to help guide young people toward his combined ethos of personal responsibility and "making kids awesome again."
They have to negotiate the grasses, bushes and jump across the rocks, where the little bear tumbles.
These are the cafes where parents bring their toddlers, who jump across tables and set fire to chairs before their dad calls out: "Please don't do that, Oscelot darling".
For most regions of the country this is helping people make that jump across the gap to the next rung on the ladder."
"I had to take few steps down, and then jump across to another ladder.
In Popovski's view, the elections also showed that six European countries went left, not right, and that one gets involved in politics only to realize ideological objectives and certain boundaries are hard to jump across. And at last, these elections for European MPs set certain norms and there were no remarks to the election process.