jump rope, skip rope, skipping rope(noun)
a length of rope (usually with handles on each end) that is swung around while someone jumps over it
a child's game or a cardiopulmonary exercise in which the player jumps over a swinging rope
(also jump-roping, jumping rope) The activity, game or exercise in which a person must jump, bounce or skip repeatedly while a length of rope is swung over and under, both ends held in the hands of the jumper, or alternately, held by two other participants. Often used for athletic training and among schoolchildren. Variations involve speed, chants, varied rope and jumper movement patterns, multiple jumpers and/or multiple ropes.
The length of rope, sometimes with handles, casing or other additions, used in that activity.
A single jump in this game or activity, counted as a measure of achievement.
To repeatedly jump over a rope, the ends of which are held by the jumper or by two others, while the rope is swung under the feet and over the head of the jumper; to play the game of jump rope; to exercise by jumping rope.
The numerical value of jump rope in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of jump rope in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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We have to keep thinking about the blessed opportunity we had to encounter her presence, everyone knew her drive for success : academic success, behavioral success, any success – kickball success, jump rope success.
Chrissy used to give the boxers a run for their money with the jump rope, but she feels uncomfortable doing that when she’s pregnant, so now she does gentle running on a mini-trampoline while holding her belly. It’s great because it’s low-impact cardio.
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