German translation of “leap”
leap verb /liːp/ (past tense, past participles leapt /lept/, especially American leaped)
› to jump
He leapt into the boat. › to jump over
The dog leapt the wall. › to rush eagerly
She leaped into his arms. leapfrog noun › a game in which one person vaults over another’s bent back, pushing off from his hands.
leap year › every fourth year, which consists of 366 days, February having 29, ie 1996, 2000, 2004 etc.
by leaps and bounds › extremely rapidly and successfully
His English is improving by leaps and bounds.