Hop, skip and jump


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a game or athletic sport in which the participants cover as much ground as possible by a hop, stride, and jump in succession.
a short distance.
- Addison.

See also: Hop, Hop

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Residents 'hop, skip and jump' pools of stinking raw sewers all over the once magnificent estate.
TORY Brexiteers are prepared to settle for what they call a "hop, skip and jump" Brexit - paving the way for a deal as early as this week so Britain leaves the EU on time.
Tory Brexiteers are prepared to settle for what they call a "hop, skip and jump"Brexit-- paving the way for a deal as early as this week so Britain leaves the EU on time.
This year we decided to raise more money for the hospice by taking part in a sponsored Hop, Skip and Jump session.
Planning permission was refused - that's fine but could somebody enlighten me to how a hop, skip and jump from the riding school permission was given to build an estate?
Visitors can now hop, skip and jump to play musical notes and sound effects, or can enjoy 10 classical melodies already programmed.
PHOTO | COURTESY | TWITTERThe hop, skip and jump tactic worked for some but others were not as lucky as mud and slippery tarmac rendered their survival plan useless.Some were captured on mobile cameras going through the paces of 'hop, jump and slip'.
Which sporting event is referred to as the "Hop, skip and jump"?
There are so many things that can go wrong in a triple jump, what with that tricky and technical hop, skip and jump combination.
A match earlier this year brought in 200,000 pounds for his fund and the Hop, Skip and Jump Foundation, which both support children, the report added.
Alex MacLennan, the Forestry Commission's recreation and public affairs manager for the North East, said: "Instead of staying cooped up inside, do your family a favour and let them hop, skip and jump through one of our woodlands.
YOUNGSTERS can sprint, hop, skip and jump their way through this forthcoming half-term by taking part in a Mini Olympic session at Cowbridge Leisure Centre.