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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

verb

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

/go through the hoop
To undergo a rigorous trial or examination.

jump

/skip bail
To fail to appear in court and so forfeit one's bail.
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10 m/s, the values of jump phases ratio mean 37:30:33 (hop:step:jump, hop dominant technique), supporting time was 0.
A dream jump of this scale and size has never been attempted before.
Taking a short hop before a big jump could allow spring-based "pogo-stick" robots to reduce their power consumption as much as ten-fold.
I'm planning to do something a little bit bigger than Evel Knievel's biggest ever jump.
Ditches at water jumps are shallower nowadays which has helped to reduce the number of injuries but the obstacle is unfair because it is still something of a trap as the horse cannot see the ditch on the landing side," the book says.
Double under: The rope goes under the skipper's feet twice on one jump.
When I was in school [at Goh Ballet], the girls were challenged to jump as high as the guys.
Knudsen, et at: Acute Effects of Stretching Are Not Evident in the Kinematics of the Vertical Jump, J.
This is the first victim, or the final site or last jump taken by the hacker.
Observations have yet to verify Stahler's theoretical work, but a hint of the long, dim epoch that precedes the predicted luminosity jump may lie in infrared observations of the nearest region known to harbor newly formed stars, says astronomer Mary Barsony of the University of California, Berkeley.
Dream Jumps have taken rope jumping to the next level in both safety and excitement and now anybody can experience the thrill of base jumping right here.
To burn more calories, jump rope between your strength training sets.
Following glissade with jumps that push equally and simultaneously off both feet helps ensure that the dancer brings the second foot down with the weight distributed equally.
They should be taught its importance and shown how to adjust their jumps whenever they begin straying from it.