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English verb: leap out

1. leap out (stative) be highly noticeable

Synonymsjump, jump out, stand out, stick out

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
It ----s that CLAUSE

Broader (hypernym)appear, look, seem

2. leap out (motion) jump out from a hiding place and surprise (someone)

SamplesThe attackers leapt out from the bushes.

Synonymsburst forth, rush out, sally out

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)appear

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