Usage examples for jumping

  1. His jumping is done only in times of danger. – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  2. You want money for-" " Yes, the hospital- ship; and I thought they'd jump at it; but they've all been jumping in other directions. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  3. He knew a number who would be jumping for them- who had his old table for breakfast? – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  4. " But, Ole," says I, jumping in, " you've been rushing the girl all winter as if your life depended on it. – At Good Old Siwash by George Fitch
  5. We'll get Turner to tell us some of his claim- jumping experiences to- morrow night. – For the Allinson Honor by Harold Bindloss
  6. I s'pose; if you mean in walking, jumping and running. – Grandmother Elsie by Martha Finley
  7. In jumping from the boat his foot caught, and he came down hard on the ground. – If Any Man Sin by H. A. Cody
  8. When, therefore, Jeffreys came and asked for the post, she had to put a check on herself to prevent herself from " jumping down his throat." – A Dog with a Bad Name by Talbot Baines Reed
  9. The creek that flowed past the rock ran clear and low, and he got across by jumping from ledge to ledge. – The Lure of the North by Harold Bindloss
  10. But," he continued, jumping out of bed and dressing hurriedly, " I cannot stay here. – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  11. " Now for the young man," said Dorland, jumping down to the curb. – The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories by Charles Weathers Bump
  12. One day, when the whole family was in the parlor, Mr. Morris suddenly flung aside his newspaper, and began jumping up and down. – Beautiful Joe by Marshall Saunders
  13. " I had rather it were night and we could be by ourselves upstairs with the Jumping Jack," said the Sawdust Doll. – The Story of a White Rocking Horse by Laura Lee Hope
  14. It's the jumping off place. – What's-His-Name by George Barr McCutcheon
  15. " He talks like Jumping Horse, but he is too far away, I am not sure about it," said Little Raven. – Three Sioux Scouts by Elmer Russell Gregor
  16. Then they could hear the pirates jumping over into the water. – Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans by Edward Eggleston
  17. But all his jumping was in vain. – Old Granny Fox by Thornton W. Burgess
  18. I cried, jumping up; " the commandant will lend me a horse, as my own is not likely to be of much use, even if the poor brute is still alive." – With Axe and Rifle by W.H.G. Kingston
  19. I've been reading it all over, nearly, since I found how the cat was jumping I was anxious about it, and I tell you, old man, it's good. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells