(redirected from jumped to the conclusion)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
The pound took another hammering yesterday as currency dealers jumped to the conclusion that bad Christmas shopping numbers from Marks & Spencer following those from other retailers will bounce the Bank of England's interest-setting committee into cutting interest rates this morning.
They obviously jumped to the conclusion that it was some kind of terrorist strike.
How easily sections of the media jumped to the conclusion that the 12- year-old had been spirited away against her will by her evil dad and was to be forced into an arranged marriage.