Translation of "leap" - English-Portuguese dictionary

leap

verb uk /liːp/ (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.

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