Definitions For Jumping


  • The act of jumping; propelling yourself off the ground
  • The act of participating in an athletic competition in which you must jump
  • An act of jumping
  • A sudden movement because of surprise or shock
  • Something to be jumped over


  • 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 Jumping 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 Jumping is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 26 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Jumping 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 Jumping

Antonyms for Jumping

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