Definitions For Leap


  • A light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards
  • The distance leaped (or to be leaped)
  • An abrupt transition
  • A sudden and decisive increase
  • A long or high jump
  • The distance that a person or animal jumps
  • A great and sudden change, increase, or improvement


  • Pass abruptly from one state or topic to another
  • Move forward by leaps and bounds
  • Cause to jump or leap
  • Jump down from an elevated point
  • To jump from a surface
  • To jump over (something)
  • To move quickly

Is Leap 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 Leap is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Leap in a Sentence

  • The cat suddenly leaped into the air.
  • Fish were leaping out of the water.
  • He leaped off the bridge.
  • She made a graceful leap into the air.
  • He ran and took a flying leap over the stream.
  • He won the high jump with a leap of six feet.

Synonyms for Leap

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