jumbal
Jumble Jum"ble, n. 1. A confused mixture; a mass or collection without order; as, a jumble of words. [1913 Webster]

2. A small, thin, sugared cake, usually ring-shaped. [Also spelled {jumbal}.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • jumbal — n. A small flat ring shaped cake or cookie having a hole in the middle. Syn: jumble. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jumbal — n. jumble, small ring shaped cake with a sugary coating …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jumbal — jum·bal …   English syllables

  • jumbal — noun small flat ring shaped cake or cookie • Syn: ↑jumble • Hypernyms: ↑cake …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jumble — Jum ble, n. 1. A confused mixture; a mass or collection without order; as, a jumble of words. [1913 Webster] 2. A small, thin, sugared cake, usually ring shaped. [Also spelled {jumbal}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jumble — jumblement, n. jumbler, n. jumblingly, adv. /jum beuhl/, v., jumbled, jumbling, n. v.t. 1. to mix in a confused mass; put or throw together without order: You ve jumbled up all the cards. 2. to confuse mentally; muddle. v.i. 3. to be mixed… …   Universalium

  • jumble — [c]/ˈdʒʌmbəl / (say jumbuhl) verb (jumbled, jumbling) –verb (t) 1. to mix in a confused mass; put or throw together without order. 2. to muddle or confuse mentally. –verb (i) 3. to meet or come together confusedly; be mixed up. –noun 4. a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • jumble — jumble1 [jum′bəl] n. [< ? OFr jumel, gemel (Fr jumeau), twin: see] a kind of thin, sugared cookie shaped like a ring: also sp. jumbal jumble2 [jum′bəl] vt. jumbled, jumbling [? blend of JUMP + TUMBLE] …   English World dictionary

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