long jumper
noun see long jump

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • long jumper — long jump ► NOUN (the long jump) ▪ an athletic event in which competitors jump as far as possible along the ground in one leap. DERIVATIVES long jumper noun …   English terms dictionary

  • long jumper — Track and Field. a participant in the long jump. Also called broad jumper. [1885 90] * * * long jumper noun • • • Main Entry: ↑long * * * long jumper noun, pl ⋯ ers [count] • • • Main Entry: ↑long jump …   Useful english dictionary

  • long jumper — Track and Field. a participant in the long jump. Also called broad jumper. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • long jumper — n. broad jumper, athlete who participates in long jump …   English contemporary dictionary

  • long jumper — noun An athlete who competes in the long jump …   Wiktionary

  • long jump — n the long jump a sport in which each competitor tries to jump further than anyone else >long jumper n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • long jump — ► NOUN (the long jump) ▪ an athletic event in which competitors jump as far as possible along the ground in one leap. DERIVATIVES long jumper noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Long jump — The long jump is an athletics (track and field) event in which athletes combine speed, strength, and agility in an attempt to leap as far from the take off point as possible.Competitors sprint down a runway (usually coated with the same… …   Wikipedia

  • jumper — [[t]ʤʌ̱mpə(r)[/t]] jumpers 1) N COUNT A jumper is a warm knitted piece of clothing which covers the upper part of your body and your arms. [BRIT] With her simple jumper and skirt, Isabel looked like a young girl again. Syn: sweater, pullover (in… …   English dictionary

  • long jump — noun 1. a competition that involves jumping as far as possible from a running start • Syn: ↑broad jump • Hypernyms: ↑field event • Part Meronyms: ↑run up 2. the act of jumping as far as possible from a running start • …   Useful english dictionary

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