Translation of "the high jump" - English-Spanish dictionary

the high jump

noun uk us

a sport in which competitors try to jump over a bar supported on two poles. The height of the bar is gradually raised and the winner is the person who jumps highest without knocking the bar off the poles.

salto de altura, salto alto
noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈhaɪ ˌdʒʌmp/ us /ˈhɑɪ ˌdʒʌmp/

a sport in which competitors try to jump over a bar that is raised higher after each jump

salto de altura

(Translation of “the high jump” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)