Translation of "leap" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I + adv/prep ] (MOVE SUDDENLY) 突然移动 uk us /liːp/ (leapt or leaped)

to make a large jump or sudden movement, usually from one place to another

He leapt out of his car and ran towards the house. 他跳下车朝那所房子跑去。
I leaped up to answer the phone 我跳起来去接电话。
The dog leapt over the gate into the field. 狗越过大门朝田野跑去。

(Translation of “leap verb (MOVE SUDDENLY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)