water jump

wa·ter jump
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [waw-ter, wot-er juhmp]
    • /ˈwɔ tər, ˈwɒt ər dʒʌmp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [waw-ter, wot-er juhmp]
    • /ˈwɔ tər, ˈwɒt ər dʒʌmp/

Definitions of water jump words

  • noun water jump any small body of water that a horse must jump over, as in a steeplechase. 1
  • countable noun water jump A water jump is a fence with a pool of water on the far side of it, which people or horses jump over as part of a race or competition. 0
  • noun water jump a ditch, brook, or pond over which athletes or horses must jump in a steeplechase or similar contest 0
  • noun water jump a strip, ditch, or channel of water that a horse must jump, as in a steeplechase 0
  • noun water jump (show jumping, athletics) A (usually rectangular) pool of water intended to be an obstacle to be jumped. 0

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Origin of water jump

First appearance:

before 1870
One of the 26% newest English words
First recorded in 1870-75

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Parts of speech for Water jump


water jump popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 42% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 52% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

water jump usage trend in Literature

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