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English definition of “jump”

jump

verb [I usually + adv/prep] (SEQUENCE)    /dʒʌmp/
If a story, film, play, etc. jumps, it moves suddenly between different parts of it: The film is about his adult life, but it keeps jumping (back) to when he was a child. His talk was hard to follow because he kept jumping from one subject to another.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of jump verb (SEQUENCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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