Translation of "leap" - English-Japanese dictionary

leap

verb uk /liːp/ (past tense and past participle UK/US leaped, past tense and past participle UK leapt)

to suddenly move somewhere

~が跳ぶように動く
I leapt up to answer the phone.

to jump somewhere

~が飛び上がる
A big deer leapt over our fence.

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