jumble : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a confused multitude of things
- n small flat ring-shaped cake or cookie
- n a theory or argument made up of miscellaneous or incongruous ideas
- v be all mixed up or jumbled together
His words jumbled
- v assemble without order or sense
She jumbles the words when she is supposed to write a sentence
- v bring into random order
- The ghastly jumble of bodies piled upon bodies discovered in Jonestown, Guyana, in 1978 may have provided a stark lesson in how not to do it.
- Bush, more fidgety than usual, was hearing a jumble of conflicting reports about the number of refugees in the Convention Center and the whereabouts of two trucks and trailers .
- There's such a jumble of languages in the group, which is doing cancer research, that its members have talked about putting up a keyword chart by the telephone with basic phrases .
News & Articles
- 5 moments to remember from jam-packed Bonnaroo
MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell. The horror.
June 17, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
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Olympic Jumble was never headed winning his debut last month at Golden Gate Fields, and on Saturday he faces four other 2-year-olds in the $50,000 Lost in the Fog Stakes at the Albany, Calif, track.
June 17, 2013 - Daily Racing Form
- Bonnaroo rocks and four other things to take home from a jam-packed music and arts festival
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell. The horror.
June 17, 2013 - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
- Tiki Barber in Miami Herald
We have an extreme sense of urgency to win and try to get that advantage in this jumble of four teams that are sitting at 6-6 and vying for these two wild-card playoffs spots,said Barber who needs 43 yards rushing for 10,000 in his career....
- David Cameron in WalesOnline
Tory leader David Cameron said: "If you are carrying a knife and you are caught, you should expect to go to prison. Plain, simple, clear." "Instead, what the government seems to have done is jumble together a series of ideas." "The...
- Barack Obama in Indian Express
It was there, Obama wrote in his second autobiography, that he first absorbed the "jumble of warring impulses" that make up US foreign policy, and received a street-level understanding of how foreigners react to "our tireless promotion of...