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Definitions of leap:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To jump or spring; as, to leap from a wall; to vault; to bound suddenly; as, my heart leaps up.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb intransitive

To move with springs or bounds: to spring upward or forward: to jump: to rush with vehemence.

part of speech: noun

The act of passing over with a bound; a jump; a spring; the space passed over in jumping.

part of speech: noun

Act of leaping: bound: space passed by leaping: sudden transition.

part of speech: verb transitive

To pass over by a bound or jump; as, to leap a ditch; to cause to jump or spring over; as, to leap a horse over a hedge.

part of speech: verb

To spring or rise from the ground; to jump; to pass over with a spring or bound.

part of speech: verb transitive

To spring or bound over:- pr. p. leaping; pa. t. leaped or leapt ( lept); pa. p. leaped, rarely leapt.

part of speech: noun

A jump; a spring; a bound; space passed by leaping.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Leaped, leapt.

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