jump rope definition

  • noun:
    • A rope which twirled and hopped over in children's games or in conditioning exercises.
    • (additionally jump-roping, jumping line) the experience, online game or exercise by which a person must jump, bounce or miss over and over while a length of line is swung over and under, both ends held in the possession of regarding the jumper, or alternately, held by two other members. Often utilized for sports education and among schoolchildren. Variations involve rate, chants, different line and jumper motion habits, several jumpers and/or numerous ropes.
    • the size of rope, sometimes with handles, casing or any other additions, found in that task.
    • A single leap in this online game or activity, counted as a measure of accomplishment.
    • a length of rope (usually with handles on each end) that is swung around while some one jumps on it
    • a child's game or a cardiopulmonary exercise in which the player jumps over a swinging line
  • verb:
    • To repeatedly jump over a rope, the stops of which take place by the jumper or by two other individuals, whilst line is swung in legs and on the head of jumper; to relax and play the overall game of leap rope; to work out by leaping rope.

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