jump at something meaning

  "jump at something" in a sentence
[American idiom]
to seize the opportunity to do something.
When I heard about John's chance to go to England, I knew he'd jump at it.
If something you really want to do comes your way, jump at it.

Examples

  1. But that's what they're counting on : people so anxious to adopt, they'll jump at something like that ."

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