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English definition of “jump at sth”

jump at sth

verb uk phrasal verb with jump   /dʒʌmp/ us  
C2 to accept something eagerly: She jumped at the chance of a trip to Paris.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
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