leap forward

leap forward

to jump or hop forward. The little creature leapt forward and looked carefully at us. As the frog leapt forward, the kitten jumped straight up and fled.
See also: forward, leap
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For an instant he seemed to see this unnatural contest between a dead intelligence and a breathing mechanism only as a spectator--such fancies are in dreams; then he regained his identity almost as if by a leap forward into his body, and the straining automaton had a directing will as alert and fierce as that of its hideous antagonist.
Then I saw the female leap forward and head him; and when he would have gone too far to the left, Raja sprang, snapping at his shoulder and held him straight.
Good boatmen," was Sheldon's verdict, as he saw the boat leap forward on the face of a huge breaker, the sweeps plying swiftly to keep her on that front of the moving mountain of water that raced madly for the shore.
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Dr Bill Crofts, who also works as an external expert for It is a highly leap forward the European Research Council, leads the WUSAT project.
0 will be the primary focus at Digital Signage Expo, and we will demonstrate an array of new features and user benefits that mark a great leap forward in speed, responsiveness and customization; the latter removes virtually all limitations for integrators and software programmers.
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Summary: China has made a massive leap forward in its space programme.
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September 09 2011 (TUR) -- Turkey's prime minister said on Friday that the southeastern province of Diyarbakir could also make a giant leap forward if it did not suffer from terrorism.
Saudi-Syrian talks took a giant leap forward and agreed on most of the contested matters.
Wales are the current sevens world champions and Gatland (below), their head coach, said: "Rugby will remember this day as the moment the development of the sport took a great leap forward on the world stage.
Styled as a two-seater with a sleek, low-slung profile, Ferrari says the Italia is a massive leap forward from the company's previous mid-engined sports cars.
PUPPETS, masks and animation will all help tell the story of Chinese boy Guo Yue in Little Leap Forward at the Unity next week.
It was an assured and thoughtful debut and offers some hope that China can perhaps see beyond the all-consuming maelstrom of its current Great Leap Forward.