jungle jungle  /ˈdʒəŋ ɡəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival
  2. (n) a place where hoboes camp
  3. (n) an impenetrable equatorial forest

Usage(s):

  1. To the oil companies of northwestern Colombia, the Motilon Indians of the jungle-tangled mountains are an industrial hazard.
  2. From July 8-10, the jungle-clad foothills of Sarawak's Mount Santubong will come alive with a gorgeous cacophony of sounds.
  3. They saw none of them, and the steep, jungle-tangled Serra dos Dourados mountains in the western part of the state deflected both settlers, missionaries and slave hunters.

News

  1. ‘Phoebe in Winter,’ by Jen Silverman, at the Wild Project

    Jeanine Serralles in in the play "Phoebe in Winter." The events in Jen Silverman’s “Phoebe in Winter” happen in a time out of joint, when the world is in “a state of aftermath.” A war has ended, fought in a jungle somewhere far-off.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Become part of the jungle with SCERA's 'Tarzan' tale

    It's easy to get caught up in the story at SCERA's production of "Tarzan the Musical" as apes and jungle flowers, even a...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Deseret News

  3. Summer Youth Program explores jungle of fun

    Kids and teens of Clarksville, get your jungle boots ready for summer 2013, because 'It's A Jungle Out There.'
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Leaf Chronicle

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Quotes

  1. "Nirvana, paradise -- that must be very similar to what I feel at this moment," Betancourt said, fighting back tears as her son reached over to kiss her. "It was because of them that I kept up my will to get out of that jungle."
    on Jul 3, 2008 By: Ingrid Betancourt Source: ABC News

  2. "I look forward to going home and playing," Garnett said. "It's going to be like coming into the amazon, into the jungle. The onus is on us. We've definitely got to win in game six and come out and set our feet in the cement, so to speak,...
    on Jun 16, 2008 By: Kevin Garnett Source: AFP

  3. "When I went between the lines, it was Jekyll and Hyde - two different people," Gossage said. "Playing in the major leagues is not for the faint of heart. It was kind of the law of the jungle. You either eat or get eaten. If you're soft,...
    on Jul 26, 2008 By: Goose Gossage Source: NewsOK.com (registration)

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