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Etymology:

From Jumbo, the name given to a large elephant purchased by P. T. Barnum in 1882.


Noun:

jumbo (plural jumbos) An especially large or powerful person, animal or thing. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) A popular name for an elephant.


Adjective:

Adjective jumbo (not comparable) Especially large or powerful.


Reference:

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to jumbo 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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