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jump·er 1

 (jŭm′pər)
n.
1. One that jumps.
2. A type of coasting sled.
3. Electricity A short length of wire used temporarily to complete a circuit or to bypass a break in a circuit.
4. Basketball See jump shot.
5. A saddle horse that has been trained to jump over obstacles.

jump·er 2

 (jŭm′pər)
n.
1. A sleeveless dress or a skirt that has an attached bib and is worn over a blouse or sweater.
2. A loose, protective garment worn over other clothes.
3. often jumpers A child's garment consisting of straight-legged pants attached to a biblike bodice.
4. Chiefly British A pullover sweater.
5. See jumpsuit.

[Probably from jump, short coat, perhaps from obsolete jup, bodice, from obsolete French juppe, from Old French jupe, jube, from Italian giuppa, giubba, from Arabic jubba, long garment with wide open sleeves, from jabba, to cut; see gbb in Semitic roots.]

jumper

(ˈdʒʌmpə)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) chiefly Brit a knitted or crocheted garment covering the upper part of the body
2. (Clothing & Fashion) Also called: pinafore dress US and Canadian a sleeveless dress worn over a blouse or sweater
[C19: from obsolete jump man's loose jacket, variant of jupe, from Old French, from Arabic jubbah long cloth coat]

jumper

(ˈdʒʌmpə)
n
1. (Tools) a boring tool that works by repeated impact, such as a steel bit in a hammer drill used in boring rock
2. (Automotive Engineering) Also called: jumper cable or jumper lead a short length of wire used to make a connection, usually temporarily, between terminals or to bypass a component
3. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a type of sled with a high crosspiece
4. a person or animal that jumps
5. derogatory slang Irish a person who changes religion; convert

jump•er1

(ˈdʒʌm pər)

n.
1. a person or thing that jumps.
2. a participant in a jumping event, as in track or skiing.
3. a horse trained to jump obstacles.
5. a boring tool or device worked with a jumping motion.
6. a short length of conductor used to make an electrical connection between terminals of a circuit or to bypass a circuit.
7. Also called jump′er ca`ble. booster cable.
8. a kind of sled.
9. any of various fishes that leap from the water.
[1605–15]

jump•er2

(ˈdʒʌm pər)

n.
1. a sleeveless dress, or a skirt with a bib and straps or with an open-sided bodice, usu. worn over a blouse.
2. a loose outer jacket worn esp. by workers and sailors.
3. Brit. a pullover sweater.
[1850–55; obsolete jump short coat (orig. uncertain) + -er1]

jumper

- First a loose jacket worn by sailors, from jump, "a short coat."
See also related terms for sailors.

jumper

A sleeveless, one-piece dress usually worn over a blouse or sweater.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jumper - a person who jumps; "as the jumper neared the ground he lost control"; "the jumper's parachute opened"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
parachute jumper, parachuter, parachutist - a person who jumps from aircraft using a parachute
2.jumper - an athlete who competes at jumpingjumper - an athlete who competes at jumping; "he is one hell of a jumper"
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
leaper, bounder - someone who bounds or leaps (as in competition)
hopper - someone who hops; "at hopscotch, the best hoppers are the children"
ski jumper - a skier who leaps through the air (especially on a ski jump)
3.jumper - a crocheted or knitted garment covering the upper part of the bodyjumper - a crocheted or knitted garment covering the upper part of the body
cardigan - knitted jacket that is fastened up the front with buttons or a zipper
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
neckband - a band around the collar of a garment
neckline - the line formed by the edge of a garment around the neck
pullover, slipover - a sweater that is put on by pulling it over the head
polo-neck, turtle, turtleneck - a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collar
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
4.jumper - a coverall worn by children
coverall - a loose-fitting protective garment that is worn over other clothing
5.jumper - a small connector used to make temporary electrical connections
connecter, connector, connective, connection, connexion - an instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"
booster cable, jumper cable, jumper lead, lead - a jumper that consists of a short piece of wire; "it was a tangle of jumper cables and clip leads"
6.jumper - a loose jacket or blouse worn by workmen
jacket - a short coat
7.jumper - a sleeveless dress resembling an apronjumper - a sleeveless dress resembling an apron; worn over other clothing
dress, frock - a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
8.jumper - (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jumpjumper - (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump
basketball shot - throwing the basketball toward the hoop; "his shot hit the rim and bounced out"
basketball, basketball game, hoops - a game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop

jumper

noun sweater, top, jersey, cardigan, woolly, pullover You can't go wrong with a baggy jumper.
Translations
بُلُوزَةٌ صُوفِيّسُتْرَه، جارزهمَريول، مِرْيَلَه
svetršatová sukně
jumperspencerkjolesweater
hyppääjäjumpperivillapaitavillapusero
džemper
golftreyjaskokkur; kjóll meî áfestri smásvuntu
セーター
점퍼
džemperissarafanas
džemperislecējslēcējspriekšautkleitiņapulovers
šatová sukňa
jopicapulover
tröja
เสื้อไหมพรมสวมหัว
kazakkolsuz elbisesüveter
áo len chui đầu

jumper

[ˈdʒʌmpəʳ]
A. N
1. (Sport) → saltador(a) m/f
2. (Brit) (= sweater) → jersey m, suéter m
3. (US) (= pinafore dress) → falda f tipo mono, pichi m
B. CPD jumper cables NPL (US) = jump leads
see jump D

jumper

[ˈdʒʌmpər] n
(British) (= pullover) → pull-over m
(US) (= pinafore dress) → robe chasuble fjumper cables npl (US)câbles mpl de démarrage (pour batterie)jumping-off point [dʒʌmpɪŋˈɒf] ntremplin m
a jumping-off point for sth → un tremplin pour qchjumping rope [ˈdʒʌmpɪŋ] n (US)corde f à sauterjump jet navion m à décollage verticaljump jockey njockey m de steeple-chasejump leads [ˈdʒʌmpliːdz] npl (British)câbles mpl de démarrage (pour batterie)jump rope n (US)corde f à sauterjump-start [ˈdʒʌmpstɑːrt] vt
[+ car] (by pushing)démarrer en poussant; (with jump leads)démarrer avec des câbles (de démarrage)
(fig) [+ project, situation] → faire redémarrer promptementjumpsuit [ˈdʒʌmpsuːt] ncombinaison f, combinaison-pantalon f

jumper

n
(= garment) (Brit) → Pullover m; (US: = dress) → Trägerkleid nt
(= person)Springer(in) m(f); (= animal)Springer m
(Comput) → Steckbrücke f, → Jumper m

jumper

[ˈdʒʌmpəʳ] n (Brit) (sweater) → maglione m (Am) (pinafore dress) → scamiciato (Sport) → saltatore/trice

jumper

(ˈdʒampə) noun
1. a sweater or jersey.
2. (American) a pinafore dress.

jumper

بُلُوزَةٌ صُوفِيّ svetr jumper Pullover πουλόβερ suéter villapaita pull džemper maglione セーター 점퍼 trui genser skoczek camisola, suéter джемпер tröja เสื้อไหมพรมสวมหัว kazak áo len chui đầu 套头外衣