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You suddenly turned it into leaping into free jazz, then back again.

His ink ranges from images of his children to the Superman logo (that one seems especially fitting given his leaping blocks).

As king, you need to understand that balance, and respect all the creatures, from the crawling ant to the leaping antelope.

Many choked to death or suffered fatal injuries leaping from upper floors.

As for afters, forget a grotty gym shower and leaping into your street-clothes: the post-workout is as much fun as the class.

She led the way through the woods, leaping from one tree branch to another over Squinty's head.

The ruffian released him at last, and, leaping to his feet, was gone before Rabecque could rise.

Her chum came leaping up the hill behind her, having moored the canoe with one hitch.

These dividing walls were stone, like all the others, but sufficiently narrow to admit of Hannah's leaping them easily.

For the Irishman, leaping up with his feet apart, descended on the back of the charging animal, with his face toward her tail!


On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to leaping, such as: active, animated, beating, bouncing, bounding, and dynamic.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.