leap down(redirected from leaping down)
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To jump or hop down to a lower level or place, especially very quickly or suddenly. I leapt down after my mother shouted at me not to climb on the wall. The cat leaped down off the table when I came by with the feather duster. I wish you wouldn't leap down from the top bunk like that—it sounds like you're going to crash straight through the floor!
leap down (from something)
to hop down from something or some place. The performer leapt down from the stage and ran up the aisle. She leapt down and ran away.