Leap is defined as to jump up from the ground.(verb)
An example of leap is to jump across a small stream.
The definition of a leap is a jump from one point to another or a sudden or large movement or transition.(noun)
See leap in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME lepen < OE hleapan, akin to MDu lopen, Ger laufen
See leap in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb leaped leaped or leapt (lĕpt, lēpt), leap·ing, leaps verb, intransitive
Origin: Middle English lepen
Origin: , from Old English hlēapan.
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