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English definition of “jumper”

jumper

noun [C]     /ˈdʒʌmpər/
WARM CLOTHING UK (UK/US sweater) A2 a warm piece of clothing that covers the top of your body and is pulled on over your head Jumpers, shirts and tee-shirts
DRESS US (mainly UK pinafore) a loose dress with no sleeves that is worn over other clothes such as a shirtJumpers, shirts and tee-shirts
(Definition of jumper noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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