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Definitions of leap:
  • noun:   a light springing movement upwards or forwards
  • noun:   the distance leaped (or to be leaped)
    Example: "A leap of 10 feet"
  • noun:   an abrupt transition
    Example: "A successful leap from college to the major leagues"
  • noun:   a sudden and decisive increase
  • verb:   pass abruptly from one state or topic to another
    Example: "Leap into fame"
  • verb:   move forward by leaps and bounds
    Example: "The child leapt across the puddle"
  • verb:   cause to jump or leap
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #28740)

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