Translation of "leap" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /liːp/ us past tense and past participle leapt /lept/ , leaped
leap into/out of/up, etc

to suddenly move somewhere

запрыгивать/выскакивать/вскакивать и т. д.
He leapt out of his car and ran towards the house.
I leapt up to answer the phone.
leap off/over/into, etc

to jump somewhere

спрыгивать/перепрыгивать/запрыгивать и т. д.
She leapt over the wall and disappeared down the alley.

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