Spanish Word of the Day Archive
Tuesday April 1, 2014
to jump; to leap
Saltar is the basic word for to jump or to leap:
Bond saltó del coche.
Bond leaped from the car.
saltar de alegría
to jump for joy
In the reflexive form it means to skip or miss out something:
Creo que te has saltado una página.
I think you’ve skipped a page.
Ya que desperté tarde tuve que saltarme el desayuno.
As I woke up late I had to skip breakfast.
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