English translation of 'balzare'
jumpbalzare in piedi
to leap o jump to one's feetbalzare giù dal letto/dalla sedia
to leap o jump out of bed/up from one's chairbalzare in macchina/a cavallo
to jump into a car/onto a horseil cuore le balzò in gola per la gioia/paura
her heart leapt with joy/fearla verità balza agli occhi
the truth is obviousgli balzò in mente che...
it came to him that ...
'balzare' in Other Languages
British English: lurch VERB
To lurch means to make a sudden movement, especially forwards, in an uncontrolled way.
As the car sped over a pothole we lurched forward.
British English: pounce VERB
If someone pounces on you, they come up towards you suddenly and take hold of you.
He pounced on the photographer and smashed his camera.
British English: spring VERB
When a person or animal springs, they jump upwards or forwards suddenly or quickly.
He sprang to his feet, grabbing his keys off the coffee table.
Translation of balzare from the Collins Italian to English Dictionary