jumpmaster

noun
jump·mas·ter | \ˈjəmp-ˌma-stər \

Definition of jumpmaster 

: a person who supervises parachutists

Examples of jumpmaster in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

One of Fish’s former Chick-fil-A employees is an Army jumpmaster serving in the conflict there. Kyle Arnold, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Camping out for sandwiches? Dozens plan to wait overnight in Oviedo for free Chick-fil-A," 9 May 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'jumpmaster.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of jumpmaster

1941, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about jumpmaster

Share jumpmaster

Statistics for jumpmaster

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for jumpmaster

The first known use of jumpmaster was in 1941

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on jumpmaster

See words that rhyme with jumpmaster

Comments on jumpmaster

What made you want to look up jumpmaster? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not any or not one

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!