pass by a leap

  • 1 Leap — Leap, v. t. 1. To pass over by a leap or jump; as, to leap a wall, or a ditch. [1913 Webster] 2. To copulate with (a female beast); to cover. [1913 Webster] 3. To cause to leap; as, to leap a horse across a ditch. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 leap — [lēp] vi. leapt [lept, lēpt] or leaped, leaping [ME lepen < OE hleapan, akin to MDu lopen, Ger laufen] 1. to move oneself suddenly from the ground, etc. by using one s leg muscles; jump; spring 2. to move suddenly or swiftly, as if by jumping; …

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  • 3 leap — leaper, n. /leep/, v., leaped or leapt, leaping, n. v.i. 1. to spring through the air from one point or position to another; jump: to leap over a ditch. 2. to move or act quickly or suddenly: to leap aside; She leaped at the opportunity. 3. to… …

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  • 4 leap — [[t]lip[/t]] v. leaped or leapt [[t]lɛpt, lipt[/t]] leap•ing, 1) to spring through the air from one point or position to another; jump: to leap over a ditch[/ex] 2) to move or act quickly or suddenly: to leap aside; to leap at an opportunity[/ex] …

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  • 5 leap — [c]/lip / (say leep) verb (leapt /lɛpt/ (say lept) or leaped, leaping) –verb (i) 1. to spring through the air from one point or position to another: to leap over a ditch. 2. to move quickly and lightly: to leap aside. 3. to pass, come, rise, etc …

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  • 6 Leap Wireless — Infobox Company foundation = 1998 industry = Communications Services| company name = Leap Wireless International Inc location = San Diego, CA (Operational Headquarters) num employees = 1,400 revenue = profit $2.26B billion USD (2006) company type …

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  • 7 leap — I. verb (leaped or leapt; leaping) Etymology: Middle English lepen, from Old English hlēapan; akin to Old High German hlouffan to run Date: before 12th century intransitive verb 1. to spring free from or as if from the ground ; jump …

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  • 8 leap — v 1. jump, bound, spring, upspring, run and jump, take off, leave the ground or one s feet; high jump, broad jump, pole vault, steeplechase; (of horses) prance, rear up, buck, buckjump; leapfrog, overleap, jump over, overjump, vault, hurdle,… …

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  • 9 Sherburne Pass — Infobox Mountain pass Name = Sherburne Pass Photo = Caption = Elevation = convert|2150|ft|m| 1|lk=on Location = Rutland County, Vermont, USA Range = Green Mountains Coordinates = coord|43|39.82|N|72|49.98|W |type:pass region:US VT |display=inline …

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  • 10 Chippers Leap — Approach to Chippers Leap Chippers Leap, formerly known as Chipper s Leap, is a granite outcrop on Greenmount Hill in Perth, Western Australia. It is located at 31º54 S 116º04 E[1], on the northern side of Great Eastern Highway, near the …

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  • 11 One Giant Leap — For other uses, see Giant Leap (disambiguation). One Giant Leap Heroes episode Mohinder Suresh discovers more questions …

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  • 12 o|ver|leap — «OH vuhr LEEP», transitive verb. 1. to leap over or across; pass beyond: »Her joy overleaped all bounds. 2. Figurative. to overreach (oneself) by leaping too far: »Vaulting ambition, which o erleaps itself (Shakespeare). 3. Figurative. to pass… …

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  • 13 Splügen Pass — The Splügen Pass from the Swiss side Elevation 2,113 m (6,932 ft) …

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  • 14 jump — I. v. a. Jump over, leap over, skip over, pass by a leap. II. v. n. Leap, spring, bound, skip, hop, vault, caper. III. n. Leap, spring, bound, hop, vault, caper …

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  • 15 Daiane dos Santos — Personal information Full name Daiane Garcia dos Santos Nickname(s) Dai Country re …

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  • 16 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 17 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 18 jump — jumpable, adj. jumpingly, adv. /jump/, v.i. 1. to spring clear of the ground or other support by a sudden muscular effort; leap: to jump into the air; to jump out a window. 2. to rise suddenly or quickly: He jumped from his seat when she entered …

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  • 19 Glossary of contract bridge terms — These terms are used in Contract bridge[1][2] , or the earlier game Auction bridge, using duplicate or rubber scoring. Some of them are also used in Whist, Bid whist, and other trick taking games. This glossary supplements the Glossary of card… …

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  • 20 Zhou Enlai — This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhou. Zhou Enlai 周恩来 1st Premier of the People s Republic of China In offic …

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