Definitions For Leaping


  • A light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards
  • A long or high jump
  • The distance that a person or animal jumps
  • A great and sudden change, increase, or improvement


  • To jump from a surface
  • To jump over (something)
  • To move quickly

Is Leaping 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 Leaping is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Leaping 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 Leaping

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