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English definition of “leap out at sb”

leap out at sb

phrasal verb with leap     /liːp/ verb [I + adv/prep] (leaped or leapt, leaped or leapt)
If something leaps out at you, you notice it immediately: As I turned the page his picture leapt out at me.Apparent and obviousVisible
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