jump rope

noun

Definition of jump rope

:a rope used for exercises and children's games that involve jumping over the usually twirling rope each time it reaches its lowest point; also :a game played with a jump rope

First Known Use of jump rope

1834


JUMP ROPE Defined for English Language Learners

jump rope

noun

Definition of jump rope for English Language Learners

  • : a rope used in exercise or a children's game that involves jumping over it when it is swung near the ground

  • : the game of jumping over a jump rope


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