jump to a conclusion

Form an opinion or judgment hastily, as in Wait till you have the facts; don't jump to a conclusion. [c. 1700]


Nearby words

  1. jump spark,
  2. jump suit,
  3. jump the gun,
  4. jump the track,
  5. jump through hoops,
  6. jump turn,
  7. jump wire,
  8. jump-off,
  9. jump-shift,
  10. jump-start

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