bungee cord

bun·gee cord

noun \ˈbən-jē-\

: a very strong rope that can be stretched and that has hooks on either end

Full Definition of BUNGEE CORD

:  an elasticized cord used especially as a fastening or shock-absorbing device —called also bungee


origin unknown
First Known Use: 1948


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