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English definition of “jump out at sb”

jump out at sb

verb uk phrasal verb with jump   /dʒʌmp/ us  
If something jumps out at you, you notice it immediately: That's a very effective advertisement - it really jumps out at you.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
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