jumper

25 ENTRIES FOUND:

1jump·er

noun \ˈjəm-pər\

Definition of JUMPER

1
:  a person who jumps
2
a :  any of various devices operating with a jumping motion
b :  any of several sleds
c :  a connection used to close a break or cut out part of a circuit
3
:  any of several jumping animals; especially :  a saddle horse trained to jump obstacles
4
:  jump shot

First Known Use of JUMPER

1611

Rhymes with JUMPER

2jum·per

noun \ˈjəm-pər\

Definition of JUMPER

1
:  a loose blouse or jacket worn by workmen
2
:  a sleeveless one-piece dress worn usually with a blouse
3
:  a child's coverall —usually used in plural
4
chiefly British :  sweater 2a

Origin of JUMPER

probably from English dialect jump jumper
First Known Use: 1850

jump·er

noun \ˈjəm-pər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of JUMPER

: one affected with latah or by the condition exhibited by the jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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