meaning of bungee

bungee meaning in General Dictionary

a springtime or other flexible device specially one attached to a control to facilitate its manipulation

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  • an elasticized line

bungee meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1930, "elastic rope;" found in belated 19c. Brit schoolboy slang for "rubber eraser;" most likely from notions of bouncy and spongy; very first record of bungee jumping is from 1979.

Sentence Examples with the word bungee

I sure can't picture him bungee jumping.

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