jumpstart jumpstart  /ˈdʒəmp ˌstɑrt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) starting an automobile engine that has a weak battery by means of jumper cables to another car
  2. (v) start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery
  3. (v) start or re-start vigorously

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Senator McCain does not have an immediate plan to jumpstart our economy, and has failed to support Barack Obama's fiscal stimulus plan.
  2. Pro: Tried again to jumpstart Middle East peace process.
  3. He was looking for a way to jumpstart the puzzle and he found out I lived nearby and he called me.

News

  1. Christie Pushes the Envelope With Newest Tiled Display Solutions at InfoComm 2013

    Christie Introduces the Next Generation of Jumpstart, Christie FHD551-XG with Corning® Gorilla® Glass and the New Christie Multi-Touch Video Wall Solution (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10836149.htm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Jenny Jumpstart and The Cap Guns to play Guthries

    Jenny Jumpstart and The Cap Guns will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, June 21, at She Doesn't Like Guthries, Middle St., Lewiston. The Americana/country/folk band originates from Portland, Maine and plays originals, old country tunes, and newer songs turned into country songs. There is no cover.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Lewiston Sun Journal

  3. Jumpstart Your Summer Wellness With Terra Wellington

    Terra Wellington, Wellness and Lifestyle Contributor, shares simple steps to help you jumpstart your wellness with an old-fashioned outdoor summer.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • "I have already directed my economic team to come up with an economic recovery plan that will mean 2.5 million more jobs by January of 2011," Obama said in his address. "It will be a two-year, nationwide effort to jumpstart job creation in...
    on Nov 23, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Chicago Sun-Times

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