Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Turkish translation of “leap”

leap

verb     /liːp/ (past tense and past participle leapt /lept/, leaped)
leap into/out of/up, etc to suddenly move somewhere
atlamak, sıçramak, hoplamak, zıplamak
He leapt out of his car and ran towards the house. I leapt up to answer the phone.Making short, sudden movements
leap off/over/into, etc to jump somewhere
bir yere atlamak
She leapt over the wall and disappeared down the alley.JumpingBouncing
(Definition of leap verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “leap” in English

Word of the Day

limber up

to do gentle exercises to stretch the muscles in order to prepare the body for more active physical exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More