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Translation of "leap" - English-Spanish dictionary

leap

verb   /liːp/ ( past tense and past participle UK/US leaped, past tense and past participle UK leapt)
to suddenly move somewhere hacer un movimiento repentino I leapt up to answer the phone.
to jump somewhere saltar A big deer leapt over our fence.
noun   /liːp/
a big jump salto, brinco He finished third in the long jump with a leap of 8.19 metres.
(Definition of leap from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

leap

verb /liːp/ ( past tense, past participles leapt /lept/, especially American leaped)
to jump saltar, brincar He leapt into the boat.
to jump over saltar The dog leapt the wall.
to rush eagerly tirarse She leaped into his arms.
leapfrog noun
a game in which one person vaults over another’s bent back, pushing off from his hands. pídola
leap year noun
every fourth year, which consists of 366 days, February having 29, ie 1996, 2000, 2004 etc. año bisiesto
by leaps and bounds
extremely rapidly and successfully a pasos agigantados His English is improving by leaps and bounds.
(Definition of leap from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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