“But there is a jumping-off place at the bottom,” objected Margery.
He had come to a jumping-off place in his life—why had they not let him jump?
Say, this looks like the jumping-off place, remarked Dick, as they passed through a particularly lonely spot.
To some of them indeed Khartoum is only a jumping-off place.
We ought to get to the jumping-off place pretty soon at fifty miles an hour.
Neither knowing the name of the other, they next met at this jumping-off place.
Liverpool Street, as the jumping-off place for East Anglia, has a soothing power of its own.
Before long we arrived at what may be called the "jumping-off place."
Serve a 'John Doe' on him and bring him to my office, otherwise trail him to the jumping-off place—in other words, get him!
This venture led the company into a situation not unlike the proverbial "jumping-off place."