bungee jump

verb
|Updated on: 1 Jul 2018

Definition of bungee jump

: to jump from a height while attached to an elasticized cord

bungee jumper

noun

Examples of bungee jump in a Sentence

  1. A few people were bungee jumping off the bridge while a crowd of people looked on.

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First Known Use of bungee jump

1986

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BUNGEE JUMP Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of bungee jump for English Language Learners

  • : to jump from a very high place while you are attached to a strong, long rope that stretches and that keeps you from hitting the ground


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