What does quantum leap mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quantum leap, quantum jump(noun)

    a sudden large increase or advance

    "this may not insure success but it will represent a quantum leap from last summer"


  1. quantum leap(Noun)

    The discontinuous change of the state of an electron in an atom or molecule from one energy level to another.

  2. quantum leap(Noun)

    (metaphorical) An abrupt change.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quantum leap in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quantum leap in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Narendra Modi:

    We are planning to take a quantum leap.

  2. Yehuda Zaks:

    But I'm not expecting a quantum leap from one end to the other, i think we'll just be able to get back to normality. That's what I hope to get from this era.

  3. Yehuda Zaks:

    I think it'll be easier for us to live normally. It's been very difficult when we can't even build a house for our children to live near us, but I'm not expecting a quantum leap from one end to the other.

  4. Janine Barchas:

    The next leap in logic : Do they evidence cataracts ? I'm not a medical expert, but my medical experts who I consulted don't necessarily draw that conclusion, and are cataracts caused by arsenic, well, that's another quantum leap in itself.

  5. Alvin Toffler:

    Humanity faces a quantum leap forward. It faces the deepest social upheaval and creative restructuring of all time. Without clearly recognizing it, we are engaged in building a remarkable new civilization from the ground up. This is the meaning of the Third Wave.

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