bungee cord

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noun bun·gee cord \ˈbən-jē-\

Definition of bungee cord

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

Origin and Etymology of bungee cord

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1944


BUNGEE CORD Defined for English Language Learners

bungee cord

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noun bun·gee cord \ˈbən-jē-\

Definition of bungee cord for English Language Learners

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

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