Translation of "leap" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /liːp/ us /lip/ past tense and past participle UK/US leaped, past tense and past participle UK leapt

to suddenly move somewhere

saltar, pular
I leapt up to answer the phone.

to jump somewhere

saltar, pular
A big deer leapt over our fence.
noun uk /liːp/ us /lip/

a big jump

salto, pulo
He finished third in the long jump with a leap of 8.19 metres.

(Translation of “leap” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)