A leap suggests a particular kind of action, both taking a calculated risk in facing danger, and movement that is somewhat exaggerated – a running jump rather than a standing start.

These conditions in an everyday project can be symbolized in dreams.

In that a leap year changes the measurement of time, causing fixed festival days to ‘leap’ ahead one day in the week, this image suggests that we may need to adjust a schedule.

Also consult the entry for jumping for further information.