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English definition of “leap at sth”

leap at sth

phrasal verb with leap     /liːp/ verb [I + adv/prep] (leaped or leapt, leaped or leapt)
C2 to eagerly accept the chance to do or have something: When I offered her the job, she leapt at it.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
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