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jump at sth

phrasal verb with jump
 
 
/dʒʌmp/ verb [I]
to quickly take advantage of a new opportunity: jump at the chance/opportunity Many people jump at the chance to work overseas, seeing it as a way of earning far more than they could in their own country.
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