What does jumping mean?

Definitions for jumping
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jumping(noun)

    the act of participating in an athletic competition in which you must jump

  2. jump, jumping(noun)

    the act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground

    "he advanced in a series of jumps"; "the jumping was unexpected"

Wiktionary

  1. jumping(Adjective)

    excellent, very fun

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jumping

    of Jump

  2. Jumping

    of Jump, to leap

Freebase

  1. Jumping

    Jumping or leaping is a form of locomotion or movement in which an organism or non-living mechanical system propels itself through the air along a ballistic trajectory. Jumping can be distinguished from running, galloping, and other gaits where the entire body is temporarily airborne by the relatively long duration of the aerial phase and high angle of initial launch. Some animals, such as the kangaroo, employ jumping as their primary form of locomotion, while others, such as frogs, use it only as a means to escape predators. Jumping is also a key feature of various activities and sports, including the long jump, high jump, and show jumping.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'jumping' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4367

How to pronounce jumping?

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How to say jumping in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jumping in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jumping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of jumping in a Sentence

  1. Joseph Amorese:

    I took my glasses off; I'm looking at it; I was pretty shocked to say the least, i had surgery; so I didn't jump up and down, but in my mind I was jumping up and down.

  2. Chris Ventresca:

    There is no stigma to deal-jumping any more, companies have greater confidence and can withstand a bump in the road because there is less uncertainty on their prospects.

  3. Director Manfred Huebner:

    Apparently, the spark from the Chinese economy, which has recovered significantly since the start of the year, is increasingly jumping over to the export-dependent German economy.

  4. Jason Rantz:

    Theyre jumping on buses because they can ride for healt free, theyre going to public restrooms, theyre going into public librariesand theres a possibility that theyre spreading it at a higherthan normal rate because theyre not in the system, because theyre not being quarantined, because theyre not being checked with any regularlity.

  5. Arthur Hays Sulzberger:

    We journalists tell the public which way the cat is jumping. The public will take care of the cat.

Images & Illustrations of jumping

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