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jump

verb
 
/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
pular
Her scream made me jump.
(Definition of jump verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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