A man participating in a high jump compitition.
high jump definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- an event in which the contestants take turns jumping for height over a horizontal bar set between two upright supports: the bar is gradually raised during the contest until a winner is determined
- a jump in such an event
high jump definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A jump for height made over a horizontal bar in a track-and-field contest.
- A contest in which high jumps are made.
- high jumper noun