Translation: from spanish

jump out

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  • jump out at — ˌjump ˈout at [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they jump out at he/she/it jumps out at present participle jumping out at past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump out — verb be highly noticeable (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑leap out, ↑jump, ↑stand out, ↑stick out • Hypernyms: ↑look, ↑appear, ↑seem …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump out at — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms jump out at : present tense I/you/we/they jump out at he/she/it jumps out at present participle jumping out at past tense jumped out at past participle jumped out at jump out at someone if something jumps out… …   English dictionary

  • jump out of — phr verb Jump out of is used with these nouns as the object: ↑train …   Collocations dictionary

  • jump out — PHRASAL VERB If you say that something jumps out at you, you mean that it is easy to notice it because it is different from other things of its type. [V P at n] A phrase jumped out at me in a piece about copyright. [Also V P] …   English dictionary

  • jump out of your skin — informal ◇ If you almost/nearly (etc.) jump out of your skin, you are suddenly surprised or frightened very much by something. I didn t hear her come in, so I nearly jumped out of my skin when she spoke to me. • • • Main Entry: ↑skin * * * jump… …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump out of one's skin — ► jump out of one s skin informal be startled. Main Entry: ↑jump …   English terms dictionary

  • jump out at somebody — ˌjump ˈout at sb derived to be very obvious and easily noticed Syn: leap out at • The mistake in the figures jumped out at me. Main entry: ↑jumpderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump out of the frying pan and into the fire — jump out of the frying pan (and) into the fire to go from a bad situation to an even worse one. Many kids who run away from unhappy homes discover they ve jumped out of the frying pan and into the fire …   New idioms dictionary

  • jump out of the frying pan into the fire — jump out of the frying pan (and) into the fire to go from a bad situation to an even worse one. Many kids who run away from unhappy homes discover they ve jumped out of the frying pan and into the fire …   New idioms dictionary

  • jump-out squad — n. A squad of undercover detectives in an unmarked car who drive near an area where drug dealers are operating and then quickly jump out of the car to arrest or detain as many suspects as possible. adj. Example Citation: Under Operation Bold… …   New words


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