(imp. & p. p.) of Leap
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- Gerald suddenly let go the horse and leaped forwards, almost on to Gudrun. D. H. Lawrence. Women in Love .
- A fish leaped secretly, revealing the light in the pond. D. H. Lawrence. Women in Love .
- The cat leaped down and ripped at a bundle of rags with her tigerish claws, with a sound that it set my teeth on edge to hear. Charles Dickens. Bleak House.
- He sprang down from the platform and grasped her roughly by the arm, but scarcely had he touched her than I leaped between them. Edgar Rice Burroughs. A Princess of Mars.
- She had meant to put him off with a word--but now her heart leaped at the thought of seeing him. Edith Wharton. The House of Mirth.
- In another second the boat was in deep water, and Dick, who had never let go the gunwale, leaped in with Alexandros. Fergus Hume. The Island of Fantasy.
- At the instant he fell a remarkable item of natural history leaped to his mind. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes.
- With a bound the black leaped entirely over the rushing beast and turning with incredible swiftness planted a second arrow in Horta's back. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes.
- He might have leaped back. Arthur Conan Doyle. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
- The gentleman said not another word, but, opening the chaise-door, leaped out, and taking Oliver hurriedly by the arm, led him aside. Charles Dickens. Oliver Twist.
- Quickly he unslung his bow and fitted a well-daubed arrow, and as Sabor sprang, the tiny missile leaped to meet her in mid-air. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes.
- Unable longer to resist the temptation to escape this horrible place I leaped quickly through the opening into the starlight of a clear Arizona night. Edgar Rice Burroughs. A Princess of Mars.
- As quick as a flash there leaped to his mind nine Martian sounds, but as quickly faded as he answered that this was a secret he must not divulge. Edgar Rice Burroughs. A Princess of Mars.
- Scarcely waiting for their craft to touch, the creatures manning them leaped among the therns with the fury of demons. Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Gods of Mars.
- Riderhood knew when a fish leaped, by his starting and glancing round. Charles Dickens. Our Mutual Friend.
- In the midst of dinner, my mistress's favourite cat leaped into her lap. Jonathan Swift. Gulliver's Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World.
- His heart leaped for joy. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes.
- If, while she gazed, a shadow bent between the light and lattice, her heart leaped. Charlotte Bronte. Shirley.
- Like a lurking reptile it leaped up at me as she eagerly bent forward towards the place in which I was sitting. Wilkie Collins. The Woman in White.
- A large grey cat leaped from some neighbouring shelf on his shoulder and startled us all. Charles Dickens. Bleak House.
- With a jolt it stopped before the cottage, and a black-haired giant leaped out to run up onto the porch. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes.
- Like some wild being of the woods, he leaped here and there from very light-heartedness, with his head bare and his arms tossing in the air. Fergus Hume. The Island of Fantasy.
- The tall man leaped over, just there; and the Jew, running a few paces to the right, crept through that gap. Charles Dickens. Oliver Twist.
- Phineas easily leaped the chasm, and sat down the boy on a smooth, flat platform of crisp white moss, that covered the top of the rock. Harriet Beecher Stowe. Uncle Tom's Cabin.
- She jumped down from the van before he was aware, when Venn unhooked the lantern and leaped down after her. Thomas Hardy. The Return of the Native.
- In like manner the Thark wheeled and leaped for the opening being made by the inswinging section. Edgar Rice Burroughs. The Gods of Mars.
- The stranger leaped. Charles Dickens. David Copperfield.
- One man went mad and leaped overboard. Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan of the Apes.
- The fire leaped out like a wild beast from its lair. Wilkie Collins. The Woman in White.
- The thought leaped through me like the fire leaping out of the shattered skylight. Wilkie Collins. The Woman in White.
Typed by Kevin