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Webster

English Word:

jumble


English Pronunciation:

jum•ble


Transitive Verb:


⇨Etymology

imperfect & past participle Jumbled; present participle & verbal noun Jumbling.; Prob. from jump, interjection (English), to make to jump, or shake.


⇨Definition

To mix in a confused mass; to put or throw together without order; -- often followed by together or up. Why dost thou blend and jumble such inconsistencies together Burton. Every clime and age Jumbled together. Tennyson.



Intransitive Verb:


⇨Definition

To meet or unite in a confused way; to mix confusedly. Swift.



Noun:


⇨Definition

1. A confused mixture; a mass or collection without order; as, a jumble of words.

2. A small, thin, sugared cake, usually ring-shaped.



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Wiktionary

Synonyms:

See also :hodgepodge


Noun:

jumble (uncountable) A mixture of unrelated things. (UK) Items for a rummage sale. (archaic) A small, thin, sugared cake, usually ring-shaped.


Verb:

jumble (third-person singular simple present jumbles, present participle jumbling, simple past and past participle jumbled) (transitive) to mix or confuse Burton Why dost thou blend and jumble such inconsistencies together? Tennyson Every clime and age jumbled together. (intransitive) to meet or unite in a confused way


Reference:

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to jumble can be found below:

1.jumar
2.jumart
3.jumble
4.jumble sale
5.jumbled
6.jumblement
7.jumbler
8.jumblingly
9.jumbo
10.jumbo jet
11.jumboize
12.jumbotron
13.jumbrella
14.jumbuck
15.jumelle
16.jument
17.jumentous
18.jump
19.jump about
20.jump around
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