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Definitions of leaping

  1. Act of jumping or skipping. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2. from Leap, to jump. Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for leaping

  1. The words leaped as a leaping sword- " Sail on, sail on, sail on and on!" – The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines by Hezekiah Butterworth
  2. Condent leaping into the hold, to attack the Indian. – The Pirates Own Book by Charles Ellms