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See definition of hopping on Dictionary.com
  • as inhumming
  • as injumping
  • as injump

synonyms for hopping

  • brisk
  • bustling
  • busy
  • buzzing
  • active
  • animated
  • beating
  • bouncing
  • bounding
  • dynamic
  • hurdling
  • irregular
  • leaping
  • pulsating
  • quaking
  • quivering
  • shaking
  • skipping
  • springing
  • throbbing
  • trembling
  • buoyant
  • lively
  • unsteady
  • vibrant
  • bounce
  • dive
  • drop
  • fall
  • hurdle
  • plunge
  • rise
  • upsurge
  • vault
  • bob
  • bound
  • buck
  • canter
  • caper
  • capriole
  • dance
  • gambol
  • hop
  • jerk
  • jolt
  • leapfrog
  • leapfrogging
  • leaping
  • lurch
  • nosedive
  • plummet
  • pounce
  • saltation
  • shock
  • skip
  • skipping
  • spring
  • start
  • swerve
  • twitch
  • wrench
  • gambade
  • upspring

antonyms for hopping

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    How to use hopping in a sentence

    The rich and well-connected from California and New York hopping on private planes to Florida for their shots.
    DON’T HATE THE VACCINE TOURISTS, HATE THE VACCINE GAMEJEN KIRBYFEBRUARY 12, 2021VOX
    If this dark outlook persists, expect to see more Americans putting off big purchases, passing on job-hopping opportunities, and even avoiding that new business venture they’d been considering.
    WHAT JOB SECURITY? AMERICANS ARE FEELING WORN DOWN AND FEARFUL OF LAYOFFSLANCE LAMBERTJANUARY 15, 2021FORTUNE
    The xEMU is supposed to encourage normal walking as opposed to hopping, and make it easier to kneel down stably in one motion to work close to the ground—which wasn’t much of an option for Apollo astronauts.
    CURRENT SPACESUITS WON’T CUT IT ON THE MOON. SO NASA MADE NEW ONES.NEEL PATELDECEMBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    My boots crunched along as I climbed past thundering Alberta Falls, rock-hopping to avoid late-season mashed potato snow.
    ALPINE LAKE SPOTTING AT ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARKEMILY PENNINGTONOCTOBER 16, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
    To avoid all this hopping and rotating, when we hit an edge of the net we could instead glue on a new, rotated copy of the net and continue straight into it.
    MATHEMATICIANS REPORT NEW DISCOVERY ABOUT THE DODECAHEDRONERICA KLARREICHAUGUST 31, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
    “In just a minute,” replied the clerk, hopping around the other table to have Belle Ringold and her friends repeat their orders.
    THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
    The exploring party started slowly down the rusty track, with the dog hopping happily on three legs.
    THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
    And there, hopping about on a spray of beautiful apple blossoms, was another bird.
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    As the door opened in the side, I lay the rifle down, stood with crossed arms as the thin, hopping horrors came near.
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    The tall, graceful Schree warriors followed us into the cavern, and last of all came the two hopping Jivros.
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    WORDS RELATED TO HOPPING

    • brisk
    • bustling
    • busy
    • buzzing
    • hopping
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