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leap·ing

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  1. leap, leaping, spring, saltation, bound, bouncenoun

    a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards

    Synonyms:
    dancing, bounciness, dance, fountain, bounds, edge, terpsichore, give, bound, springiness, springtime, spring, leap, saltation, bounce, natural spring, boundary, bouncing, outpouring, limit, outflow, jump

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  1. leapingadjective

    Synonyms:
    springing, jumping, salient, saltigrade, saltatory

  2. leapingnoun

    Synonyms:
    springing, saltation, salience

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  1. Bill Robles:

    The girls would have outbursts. He would have occasional outbursts. They would all do the same thing and copy him. One time they removed him from the courtroom and put him a holding cell, behind a locked door with a little screen, at one point he was agitated and (said) something to the effect of 'Somebody ought to cut your head off, judge' ... And before you knew it, Bingo! He was leaping toward the judge. The bailiff tackled him in midair.

  2. Ronald Crawford:

    She remembers him reaching in to get her and talking to him ... and she remembers he pulled her out of the car as she was looking back at the car and the flames leaping up.

  3. Jeremi Gorman:

    The more that you can experience other cultures, I think the more value you can add to a company and to your life, secondly, the adrenaline piece of it. If I didn't have that in my DNA, I probably wouldn't work here [ at Snap ] because it was a decision that I made quickly, it was leaping from one of the world's largest companies.

  4. Jerry Coleman:

    Ozzie makes a leaping, diving stop, shovels to Fernando and everybody drops everything.

  5. Chase Leblanc:

    Hey budding entrepreneurs, here is what you can do - Jump right in & make every mistake that everyone made before you when they jumped right in. Or, read up/study from those who have made the leap or work first for those currently leaping…


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