Translation of "jump" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /dʒʌmp/ us /dʒʌmp/

A2 to push your body up and away from the ground using your feet and legs

saltar, pular
The children were jumping up and down with excitement.
They jumped into the water.

A2 to go over something by moving up into the air

saltar, pular
Can you jump across this puddle?

B1 to move somewhere suddenly and quickly

entrar/sair rapidamente
She jumped into a taxi and rushed to the station.

to make a sudden movement because you are frightened or surprised

Her scream made me jump.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /dʒʌmp/ us /dʒʌmp/

B1 the act of pushing your body up into the air using your feet and legs

salto, pulo
He won with a jump of 8.5 metres.

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