Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun jump

6 senses of jump

Sense 1
jump, leap -- (a sudden and decisive increase; "a jump in attendance")
       => increase -- (a change resulting in an increase; "the increase is scheduled for next month")

Sense 2
leap, jump, saltation -- (an abrupt transition; "a successful leap from college to the major leagues")
       => transition -- (a change from one place or state or subject or stage to another)

Sense 3
jump -- ((film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another)
       => transition -- (a passage that connects a topic to one that follows)

Sense 4
startle, jump, start -- (a sudden involuntary movement; "he awoke with a start")
       => reflex, reflex response, reflex action, instinctive reflex, innate reflex, inborn reflex, unconditioned reflex, physiological reaction -- (an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus)

Sense 5
jump, parachuting -- (descent with a parachute; "he had done a lot of parachuting in the army")
       => descent -- (the act of changing your location in a downward direction)

Sense 6
jump, jumping -- (the act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground; "he advanced in a series of jumps"; "the jumping was unexpected")
       => propulsion, actuation -- (the act of propelling)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb jump

15 senses of jump

Sense 1
jump, leap, bound, spring -- (move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?")
       => move -- (move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right")
          Phrasal Verb-> jump on#1

Sense 2
startle, jump, start -- (move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm; "She startled when I walked into the room")
       => move -- (move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right")

Sense 3
jump -- (make a sudden physical attack on; "The muggers jumped the woman in the fur coat")
       => assail, assault, set on, attack -- (attack someone physically or emotionally; "The mugger assaulted the woman"; "Nightmares assailed him regularly")

Sense 4
jump -- (increase suddenly and significantly; "Prices jumped overnight")
       => wax, mount, climb, rise -- (go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered")

Sense 5
leap out, jump out, jump, stand out, stick out -- (be highly noticeable)
       => look, appear, seem -- (give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect; "She seems to be sleeping"; "This appears to be a very difficult problem"; "This project looks fishy"; "They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time")

Sense 6
jump -- (enter eagerly into; "He jumped into the game")
       => enter, participate -- (become a participant; be involved in; "enter a race"; "enter an agreement"; "enter a drug treatment program"; "enter negotiations")

Sense 7
rise, jump, climb up -- (rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list")
       => change -- (undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night")

Sense 8
jump, leap, jump off -- (jump down from an elevated point; "the parachutist didn't want to jump"; "every year, hundreds of people jump off the Golden Gate bridge"; "the widow leapt into the funeral pyre")
       => move -- (move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right")

Sense 9
derail, jump -- (run off or leave the rails; "the train derailed because a cow was standing on the tracks")
       => travel, go, move, locomote -- (change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast")

Sense 10
chute, parachute, jump -- (jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute)
       => dive, plunge, plunk -- (drop steeply; "the stock market plunged")

Sense 11
jump, leap -- (cause to jump or leap; "the trainer jumped the tiger through the hoop")

Sense 12
jumpstart, jump-start, jump -- (start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery)
       => start, start up -- (get going or set in motion; "We simply could not start the engine"; "start up the computer")

Sense 13
jump, pass over, skip, skip over -- (bypass; "He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible")
       => neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, miss, leave out, overlook, overleap -- (leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten")

Sense 14
leap, jump -- (pass abruptly from one state or topic to another; "leap into fame"; "jump to a conclusion"; "jump from one thing to another")
       => switch, shift, change -- (lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; "switch to a different brand of beer"; "She switched psychiatrists"; "The car changed lanes")

Sense 15
alternate, jump -- (go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions)
       => change, alter, vary -- (become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence; "her mood changes in accordance with the weather"; "The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season")

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