jumbo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “jumbo” in the English Dictionary

"jumbo" in British English

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jumboadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈdʒʌm.bəʊ/  us   /-boʊ/
extremelylarge: a jumbo ​bag of ​sweets a jumbo-sizedpacket
(Definition of jumbo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"jumbo" in American English

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jumboadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdʒʌm·boʊ/ infml
extremelylarge: a jumbo ​sizebox of ​cereal A jumbo ​jet is a very ​largeaircraft that can ​flylongdistances.
(Definition of jumbo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"jumbo" in Business English

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jumboadjective [only before noun]

uk   us   /ˈdʒʌmbəʊ/
much larger than the usual ​size: a jumbo TV ​screen

jumbonoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʒʌmbəʊ/ informal TRANSPORT
→  jumbo jet
(Definition of jumbo from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jumbo”
in Chinese (Simplified) 特大(号)的, 巨型的…
in Turkish muazzam, çok büyük, iri…
in Russian огромный, гигантский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 特大(號)的, 巨型的…
in Polish wielki, olbrzymi…
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