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jumble

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jumble (third-person singular simple present jumbles, present participle jumbling, simple past and past participle jumbled)

  1. (transitive) to mix or confuse
    • Burton
      Why dost thou blend and jumble such inconsistencies together?
    • Tennyson
      Every clime and age jumbled together.
  2. (intransitive) to meet or unite in a confused way

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jumble (uncountable)

  1. A mixture of unrelated things.
  2. (UK) Items for a rummage sale.
  3. (archaic) A small, thin, sugared cake, usually ring-shaped.

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