jump down


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viherunterhüpfen or -springen (from von); to jump down somebody’s throatjdn anfahren, jdm dazwischenfahren (inf); jump down!spring or hüpf (runter)!
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When he 'took the sun, and with the help of "The Old Farmer's" almanac found the latitude, Harvey would jump down into the cabin and scratch the reckoning and date with a nail on the rust of the stove-pipe.
Dance told me to jump down and knock, and Dogger gave me a stirrup to descend by.
How often did Boxtel, in the midst of tortures which no pen is able fully to describe, -- how often did he feel an inclination to jump down into the garden during the night, to destroy the plants, to tear the bulbs with his teeth, and to sacrifice to his wrath the owner himself, if he should venture to stand up for the defence of his tulips!
The Scarecrow lay flat upon the ground and called to the man to jump down upon his body, which was soft because it was stuffed with straw.
Tell him, when he theeth that gig clothe by, to jump down, and it'll take him off at a rattling pathe.
Dylan said: "We got to the first cave and I thought I could jump down from the side on to the grass.
When the rescue officials asked him to climb down, he insisted that he would only speak to the prime minister or the District Police Officer of Sargodha, otherwise he would jump down.
This will be a chance to jump down the rabbit hole and join it for some festive adventures.
"I feel lucky to have managed to pull myself out before escaping to the first floor to jump down."
According to the FIR lodged, "...inside the college campus as a part of Disaster Management class about 20 students were given training to jump down through an emergency exit window from the 2nd-floor classroom.
A few cats in the middle of the room stayed in their perches while being prepared to jump down if needed and then the shaking stopped.
Bush, dressed as a character from the 2006 film "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby," reportedly said he wanted to "jump down on" one of his female employees "and do inappropriate things," in the video.