Jumper vs. Jersey

Jumper vs. Jersey — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Jumper and Jersey

Jumpernoun

One that jumps.

Jerseynoun

A soft, plain-knitted fabric used for clothing.

Jumpernoun

A type of coasting sled.

Jerseynoun

A shirt worn by an athlete, often displaying the name of the player, team, or sponsor.

Jumpernoun

(Electricity) A wire or cable used temporarily to complete a circuit or to bypass a break in a circuit.

Jerseynoun

A close-fitting knitted pullover shirt, jacket, or sweater.

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Jumpernoun

(Basketball) See jump shot.

Jerseynoun

often Jersey Any of a breed of fawn-colored dairy cattle developed on the island of Jersey and producing milk that is rich in butterfat.

Jumpernoun

A saddle horse that has been trained to jump over obstacles.

Jerseynoun

(countable) A garment knitted from wool, worn over the upper body.

Jumpernoun

A sleeveless dress or a skirt that has an attached bib and is worn over a blouse or sweater.

Jerseynoun

(countable) A shirt worn by a member of an athletic team, usually oversized, typically depicting the athlete's name and team number as well as the team's logotype.

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Jumpernoun

A loose, protective garment worn over other clothes.

Jerseynoun

(uncountable) A type of fabric knit

Jumpernoun

often jumpers A child's garment consisting of straight-legged pants attached to a biblike bodice.

Jerseynoun

a close-fitting pullover shirt

Jumpernoun

Chiefly British A pullover sweater.

Jerseynoun

a slightly elastic machine-knit fabric

Jumpernoun

See jumpsuit.

Jerseynoun

breed from the island of Jersey

Jumpernoun

Someone or something that jumps, e.g. a participant in a jumping event in track or skiing.

Jumpernoun

A person who attempts suicide by jumping from a great height.

Jumpernoun

A short length of electrical conductor, to make a temporary connection. Also jump wire.

Jumpernoun

A removable connecting pin on an electronic circuit board.

Jumpernoun

A long drilling tool used by masons and quarry workers, consisting of an iron bar with a chisel-edged steel tip at one or both ends, operated by striking it against the rock, turning it slightly with each blow.

Jumpernoun

(US) A crude kind of sleigh, usually a simple box on runners which are in one piece with the poles that form the thills.

Jumpernoun

A jumping spider

Jumpernoun

The larva of the cheese fly.

Jumpernoun

One of certain Calvinistic Methodists in Wales whose worship was characterized by violent convulsions.

Jumpernoun

(horology) A spring to impel the star wheel, or a pawl to lock fast a wheel, in a repeating timepiece.

Jumpernoun

(basketball) A shot in which the player releases the ball at the highest point of a jump; a jump shot.

Jumpernoun

A nuclear power plant worker who repairs equipment in areas with extremely high levels of radiation.

Jumpernoun

A woolen sweater or pullover.

Jumpernoun

A loose outer jacket, especially one worn by workers and sailors.

Jumpernoun

A one-piece, sleeveless dress, or a skirt with straps and a complete or partial bodice, usually worn over a blouse by women and children.

Jumpernoun

(usually as jumpers) Rompers.

Jumperverb

To connect with an electrical jumper.

Jumpernoun

an athlete who competes at jumping

Jumpernoun

an athlete who bounds or leaps (as in basketball)

Jumpernoun

a small connector used to make temporary electrical connections

Jumpernoun

a loose jacket or blouse worn by workmen

Jumpernoun

a sleeveless dress resembling an apron; worn over other clothing

Jumpernoun

a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump