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phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyjump up
he/she/itjumps up
present participlejumping up
past tensejumped up
past participlejumped up
Related words
  1. 1
    same as jump

    The phone rang and she jumped up to answer it.

  2. 2
    jump up and down informal to be very angry, excited, or enthusiastic
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