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|past tense||leaped or leapt|
|past participle||leaped or leapt|
She leaped to her feet (=suddenly stood up) when she saw me.
The suspect was seen leaping into a car and speeding off.
He leaped out of bed.
People were forced to leap to safety from the burning building.
She leaped into the air with joy.
Sales have leaped 43% this quarter.
The action then leaps forward to 1989, when Rose is an elderly woman.
Klein leapt at the chance to appear in the show.
His name just leaped off the page at me.
Officials leapt to the defense of Mr. Evans and promised to stand by him.
This is the American English definition of leap. View British English definition of leap.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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