jump on - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyjump on
he/she/itjumps on
present participlejumping on
past tensejumped on
past participlejumped on
  1. 1
    jump on someone to criticize someone severely

    He jumps on me every time I get something wrong.

  2. 2
    jump on someone same as jump1 (sense 7)

    This man just jumped on my friend.

See also main entry: jump