Translation of "jump" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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jump verb (IN THE AIR)

A2 [ I ] to push yourself suddenly off the ground and into the air using your legs

The children were jumping up and down with excitement. 孩子们兴奋地跳来跳去。
She ran across the grass and jumped into the water. 她跑过草地,跳入水中。
He had to jump out of an upstairs window to escape. 他不得不从楼上的窗户跳出去逃跑。
Our cat is always jumping up on/onto the furniture. 我们的猫总是跳到家具上。

A2 [ I or T ] to push yourself suddenly off the ground in order to go over something

Can you jump over/across this stream? 你能跃过这条小溪吗?
All the horses are finding it difficult to jump the last fence. 所有马都很难跃过这最后一道围栏。

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B1 [ I usually + adv/prep ] to move or act suddenly or quickly

He suddenly jumped to his feet/jumped up and left. 他霍地一下站起来离开了。
She jumped in/into a taxi and rushed to the station. 她跳上一辆出租车急匆匆赶往车站。

B2 [ I ] If a noise or action causes you to jump, your body makes a sudden sharp movement because of surprise or fear.

The loud explosion made everyone jump. 爆炸的巨响把大家都吓了一跳。
I almost jumped out of my skin when I heard a loud crash downstairs. 听到楼下哐的一声巨响,我几乎吓得灵魂出窍。

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jump verb (INCREASE)

[ I ] to increase suddenly by a large amount

House prices have jumped dramatically. 房价大幅上涨。
The cost of building the road has jumped by 70 percent. 修这条公路的费用猛增了70%。

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jump verb (SEQUENCE)

[ I usually + adv/prep ] If a story, film, play, etc. jumps, it moves suddenly between different parts of it.

The movie is about his adult life, but it keeps jumping (back) to when he was a child. 这部电影讲述的是他成年后的生活,但不断跳回到他的孩提时代。
His talk was hard to follow because he kept jumping from one subject to another. 很难跟上他讲话的思路,因为他不断从一个话题跳到另一个话题。

jump verb (AVOID)

[ T ] to avoid or leave out a point or stage from the correct order in a series

You have to follow the instructions exactly, you can't just jump a few steps ahead. 你必须严格按说明操作,不能将前面的几步略去。

jump verb (ATTACK)

[ T ] informal to attack someone suddenly

They were just walking home when a bunch of guys jumped (on) them. 他们正往家走,一帮人突然袭击了他们。

jump verb (MOVE ILLEGALLY)

[ T ] to go past or away from something illegally or wrongly

The police video showed that she had jumped the (traffic) lights. 警方的录像表明她闯了红灯。
Several sailors jumped ship (= left their ship without permission) in New York. 几名水手在纽约擅自离船。
jump bail

to fail to appear for a court trial after being released until the trial in exchange for payment

I'd never have thought Hugh would jump bail. 我真没想到休会在保释期间潜逃。

jump verb (BUSY)

be jumping old-fashioned informal

If a place is jumping, it is crowded and full of life.

This joint (= place of entertainment) is really jumping tonight. 这个娱乐场所今晚可真热闹。

jumpnoun [ C ]

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jump noun [ C ] (MOVEMENT)

B1 a sudden movement off the ground and into the air

He won with a jump of 8.5 metres. 他以8.5米远的一跳赢得了比赛。
a parachute jump 跳伞
Several horses fell at the last jump (= fence or other thing to be jumped over). 好几匹马在最后一道障碍处跌倒了。

a sudden sharp movement because of surprise or fear

The door slammed and Rita woke up with a jump. 砰的关门声把丽塔猛地惊醒了。

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jump noun [ C ] (INCREASE)

a sudden increase

Interest rates are now at 6.75 - that's a jump of almost 2 percent. 现在的利率为6.75厘,上升了差不多2厘。

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