Definitions For Jump


  • The act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground
  • Descent with a parachute
  • A sudden involuntary movement
  • (film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another
  • An abrupt transition
  • A sudden and decisive increase
  • An act of jumping
  • A sudden movement because of surprise or shock
  • Something to be jumped over


  • Go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions
  • Rise in rank or status
  • Increase suddenly and significantly
  • Pass abruptly from one state or topic to another
  • Bypass
  • Enter eagerly into
  • Make a sudden physical attack on
  • Start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery
  • Move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm
  • Move forward by leaps and bounds
  • Cause to jump or leap
  • Jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute
  • Run off or leave the rails
  • Jump down from an elevated point
  • Be highly noticeable
  • To move your body upward from the ground and often forward, backward, or sideways through the air by pushing with your legs
  • To cause your body to drop or fall down from something by pushing with your legs
  • To move forward through the air and over (something)

Is Jump a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Jump is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Jump in a Sentence

  • The circus lion jumped through the hoop.
  • The fans were jumping up and down with excitement.
  • Everyone was jumping for joy when we found out that we had won an award.
  • The horse took the first jump easily but balked at the second.
  • Took a small jump forward to avoid stepping in the puddle

Synonyms for Jump

Antonyms for Jump

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