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English noun: jumble

1. jumble (state) a confused multitude of things

Synonymsclutter, fuddle, mare's nest, muddle, smother, welter

Broader (hypernym)disorder, disorderliness

Narrower (hyponym)rummage

2. jumble (food) small flat ring-shaped cake or cookie


Broader (hypernym)cake

3. jumble (cognition) a theory or argument made up of miscellaneous or incongruous ideas

Synonymshodgepodge, patchwork

Broader (hypernym)theory

English verb: jumble

1. jumble (stative) be all mixed up or jumbled together

SamplesHis words jumbled.


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Broader (hypernym)be

2. jumble (creation) assemble without order or sense

SamplesShe jumbles the words when she is supposed to write a sentence.

Synonymsconfuse, mix up

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)assemble, piece, put together, set up, tack, tack together

Narrower (hyponym)addle, muddle, puddle

Verb groupconfound, confuse

3. jumble (contact) bring into random order

Synonymsscramble, throw together

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)disarray, disorder

Narrower (hyponym)tumble

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