Definitions of jumper
  1. noun
    a person who jumps
    “as the jumper neared the ground he lost control”
    “the jumper's parachute opened”
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    parachute jumper, parachuter, parachutist
    a person who jumps from aircraft using a parachute
    a person who jumps from a plane and performs various gymnastic maneuvers before pulling the parachute cord
    type of:
    individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul
    a human being
  2. noun
    an athlete who competes at jumping
    “he is one hell of a jumper
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    Frederick Carleton Lewis
    United States athlete who won gold medals at the Olympics for his skill in sprinting and jumping (born in 1961)
    bounder, leaper
    someone who bounds or leaps (as in competition)
    someone who hops
    ski jumper
    a skier who leaps through the air (especially on a ski jump)
    type of:
    athlete, jock
    a person trained to compete in sports
  3. noun
    (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump
    synonyms: jump shot
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    type of:
    basketball shot
    throwing the basketball toward the hoop
  4. noun
    a sleeveless dress resembling an apron; worn over other clothing
    synonyms: pinafore, pinny
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    type of:
    dress, frock
    a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
  5. noun
    a coverall worn by children
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    type of:
    a loose-fitting protective garment that is worn over other clothing
  6. noun
    a loose jacket or blouse worn by workmen
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    type of:
    a short coat
  7. noun
    a crocheted or knitted garment covering the upper part of the body
    synonyms: sweater
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    knitted jacket that is fastened up the front with buttons or a zipper
    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
    cotton knit pullover with long sleeves worn during athletic activity
    type of:
    an article of clothing
  8. noun
    a small connector used to make temporary electrical connections
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    booster cable, jumper cable, jumper lead, lead
    a jumper that consists of a short piece of wire
    clip lead
    a short piece of wire with alligator clips on both ends
    type of:
    connecter, connection, connective, connector, connexion
    an instrumentality that connects
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