Definition of jumbo
: a very large specimen of its kind
Examples of jumbo in a Sentence
the winner in the contest for biggest pumpkin was a jumbo that weighed in at over a thousand pounds
Recent Examples of jumbo from the Web
We then are treated to a brief scene of the IRS agent being ejected from the offices through legal mumbo-jumbo delivered by Meemo.
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Origin and Etymology of jumbo
Jumbo, a huge elephant exhibited by P. T. Barnum
First Known Use: 1883
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Definition of jumbo for Students
: very large jumbo eggs
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