jump down

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jump down

To hop or leap off of something to a lower level. The kids jumped down from the platform and into the foam pit.
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jump down something

to leap downward into or through something. The rats jumped down the manhole. Timmy jumped down the stairs on the morning of his birthday party.
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He then jumps down off a float and gets down on one knee in front of his shocked boyfriend, who answers 'yes'.
To do box-drops, a person stands on a step or box set at knee-height and jumps down to land on two feet whilst bending the knees.
To do box-drops, a person stands on a step or box set at kneeheight and jumps down to land on two feet while bending the knees.
Holy smokes, Erick Winkowski jumps down a mountain in San Diego.
in one lightning motion picks up a shovel, jumps down on the
Then she sits in the branches, admiring the view, and then jumps down."
Sarah, who is based at the family run Lazy Acres Stables, rode the bay Lazy Acres Skip On and the pair would have won the competition but for two show jumps down on the final day.
A couple of paddley jumps down the back straight were the beginning of the end, although he did come back to below 3 in running as the field closed up.
(In a drop jump, the person jumps down from a box, then immediately rebounds as high as possible.
"He then had four show jumps down - but that's how it goes sometimes in this sport.
They lay 37th after dressage and also jumped clear cross-country, with 18.8 time penalties, but three show jumps down on the last day cost them a top 20 finish.
They jumped a faultless clear cross country but two show jumps down cost them a win and left them in a still creditable fourth spot.