Jump suit
Jump suit Jump" suit`, Jumpsuit Jump"suit`, n. 1. a one-piece coverall used by parachutists while jumping from an airplane. [PJC]

2. a one-piece garment resembling a jumpsuit[1], having a shirt or blouse attached to trousers or shorts. [PJC]


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  • jump|suit — jump suit or jump|suit «JUHMP SOOT», noun. 1. a one piece suit used by parachutists. 2. a one piece garment resembling a parachutist s uniform, used especially for causal wear: »The fashions include jumpsuits for both men and women (New York… …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump'suit — or jump suit noun A one piece garment for either sex, combining trousers and jacket or blouse • • • Main Entry: ↑jump …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump suit — noun 1. one piece garment fashioned after a parachutist s uniform • Syn: ↑jumpsuit • Hypernyms: ↑garment 2. one piece uniform worn by parachutists • Hypernyms: ↑uniform * * * noun : a …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump-suit —  Tightly fitting suit (or trousers and matching upper garment), male or female …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • Jump suit — Ud i et dragt …   Danske encyklopædi

  • jump·suit — /ˈʤʌmpˌsuːt/ noun, pl suits [count] : a piece of clothing that consists of a blouse or shirt with attached pants or shorts …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump — v. & n. v. 1 intr. move off the ground or other surface (usu. upward, at least initially) by sudden muscular effort in the legs. 2 intr. (often foll. by up, from, in, out, etc.) move suddenly or hastily in a specified way (we jumped into the car) …   Useful english dictionary

  • suit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. petition, appeal, prayer; courtship, wooing; suite, retinue, train; outfit, set, group, sequence; lawsuit, action, litigation. See request, endearment, clothing, continuity, class. v. t. satisfy,… …   English dictionary for students

  • jump — {{11}}jump (n.) 1550s, act of jumping, from JUMP (Cf. jump) (v.). Meaning jazz music with a strong beat first recorded 1937, in Count Basie s One O Clock Jump. Jump suit one piece coverall modeled on those worn by paratroopers and skydivers is… …   Etymology dictionary

  • suit — Synonyms and related words: Angelus, Ave, Ave Maria, Hail Mary, Kyrie Eleison, Paternoster, accommodate, accommodate with, accord, accouter, accusal, accusation, accusing, action, adapt, adapt to, addresses, adjuration, adjust, adjust to, agree… …   Moby Thesaurus

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