Definitions

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  • adj. In disarray, mixed up.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of jumble.

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  • adj. in utter disorder

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Characters are introduced in short, jumbled snippets.

    G4TV - The Feed

  • She gets some typed-up speech, one page, with the letters of each word jumbled up.

    Assignment

  • ** Chapter Nineteen My feelings were jumbled, which is not a good posture for a clinical psychologist during a crisis.

    Critical Conditions

  • The dark cover designed by art director Carole Otypka has the letters of the magazine's title jumbled along the bottom of the page, instead of the top.

    The Seattle Times

  • My feelings were jumbled, which is not a good posture for a clinical psychologist during a crisis.

    Critical Conditions

  • You know you made a really interesting comment that sometimes all these numbers get kind of jumbled up.

    CNN Transcript Sep 16, 2009

  • The facts, as they stand, are always kind of jumbled and rambling too.

    I Spy With My Little Eye, Something That Rhymes with Vaughnfest

  • And then it all kind of jumbled into one dish, finished with sour cream.

    Red Wine Pork Stroganoff

  • HOLMES: It was German and English in there, but they were kind of jumbled, you couldn't make it out.

    CNN Transcript May 14, 2007

  • I know this is a pretty short summary of the PC, but it is all kind of jumbled in my head still.

    Archive 2006-02-01

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