1. Word play Jumping the gun /jumping the line
2. Shortcut; Matt. 8:9.
Having to hurry from one thing to another while avoiding obstacles; see “hopping”
In certain religions, spiritual ecstasy is induced by jumping. This is a way of employing physical action in order to reach spiritual realms, and has this significance in dreams.
Psychological / emotional perspective: Repetitive movement of any sort in a dream usually indicates the need to reconsider our actions, to look at what we are doing and perhaps to express ourselves in a different way. On a psychological level, jumping up and down in a dream may indicate being caught up in a situation without having the power to move either forwards or backwards.
Material aspects: The act of jumping can be somewhat ambiguous in a dream. It can indicate either jumping up – attempting to attain something better for ourselves – or jumping down, which can mean going down into the unconscious and those parts of ourselves where we may feel we are in danger. Jumping on the spot can indicate joy and has the same significance as dance. You might also like to consult the entry for dance / dancing.
To jump or leap over hurdles, even mountains, in a dream may indicate that the dreamer is experiencing great successes in waking life.
The greater the leap, the greater the achievement.
Vision: Jumping hurdles: the chances for professional advancement are good. Jumping over a ditch or hedge: you will be able to overcome all obstacles in your path.
Depth Psychology: Dreams about jumping mean that you are a risk-taker and grab at opportunities before thinking of the consequences. It might be a suggestion to tackle your problems in one courageous leap, or that you’re afraid of the challenges you might have to face.
(Bounce; Hop; Leap) To see oneselfhopping on one leg in a dream means moving from an old place into a new one. Ifone takes a broad leap with onejump in his dream it means travels. Hopping on one leg because of an illness or an impairment in a dream means loss of halfof one’s money or property and finding it difficult to sustain one’s needs with the balance. Playing football or hopping with a ball, or jumping while performing acrobatic exercises, or gymnastic feats in a dream means profits or benefits for someone who is used to play such games, or participates in such training. Otherwise, it could mean facing dangerous or , severe adversity. In a dream,jumping from place to place also means false news, fabricated accusations, changing moods with one’s friends, or finding oneself bored with them.
If one jumps over a wall in a dream, it means that he will change from a believer into a disbeliever or follow the advice of a disbeliever.
(Also see Jump)
Jumping over things as a strong feature in a dream means you will have great success in your real life endeavors.
To dream that you or someone jumps off a building, suggests that you are learning about and acknowledging aspects of your inner self. This dream may also symbolize your fear of not being able to complete or succeed in a task.
Another of the many obstacle dreams. You will meet difficulties, but will overcome them if you persevere.
1- The act of jumping can be somewhat ambiguous in a dream. It can indicate either jumping up attempting to attain something better for ourselves or jumping down, which can mean going down into the unconscious and those parts of ourselves where we may feel we are in danger. Jumping on the spot can indicate joy and has the same significance as dance (See Dance).
2- Repetitive movement of any sort in a dream usually indicates the need to reconsider our actions, to look at what we arc doing and perhaps to express ourselves in a different way. On a psychological level, jumping up and down in a dream may indicate being caught up in a situation without having the power to move either forwards or backwards.
3- In certain religions, spiritual ecstasy is induced by jumping. This is a way of employing the physical in order to reach the spiritual.
If you dream of jumping over any object, you will succeed in every endeavor; but if you jump and fall back, disagreeable affairs will render life almost intolerable.
To jump down from a wall, denotes reckless speculations and disappointment in love.
If you jump up, the image symbolizes your desire to rise up and reach a better social or professional position. So, you should be more energetic and not act according to the will of others. In contrast, dreaming that you are jumping into nothing indicates that you should meditate more consciously before taking on a certain initiative, as although you dare a lot, sometimes you complicate your life by lacking of prudence. (See DIFFICULTIES and CLIMBING)
According to superstition, if you stumble as you jump, you will overcome difficulties, and will eventually reach success.
If you jump down from a wall in a dream, you will rush headlong into an unwise business venture and live to regret your impulsive actions in a love affair.
If you dream of jumping over a chair or other piece of furniture, you will overcome a serious obstacle.
Making great or sudden progress.
Acting quickly or hastily.
A risky jump can represent a risk you took in real life, that you’re considering, or that you were imagining during the dream.
See also: Jumping Off; Falling; Diving
The act of jumping up in a dream can suggest trying to better ourselves. Jumping down can signify going down into the unconscious and those parts of ourselves we have yet to discover. Jumping on the spot is similar to dancing and signifies joy.
If you made a perfect jump, this could suggest that you have made or are about to make a quantum leap in the form of an important decision.
If your jump misses the mark, however, you may have made the wrong choice or are about to make it.
Joyfulness and glee.
Successfully overcoming an obstacle (see Acrobatics). Nervousness and anxiety (e.g., “being jumpy”). Leaps of faith.
Avoidance or hasty movement (“jumping bail” or “jumping on the bandwagon”).
A visual representation of life’s ups and downs, some of which you may presently be experiencing.