The line stuck and Tom Turnipseed became forever associated with “jumper cables.”
jumper told me that Roger might show me what to do with my money.
I just went into wardrobe, took off my jumper and my gun, and drove home … and I cried all the way home.
The Duchess was given the ultimate souvenir from the show - her very own Sarah Lund jumper.
Think wearing yellow lipstick, lime-green nails, and a SpongeBob SquarePants jumper with no trousers.
"There will be a funeral at the Forks to-morrow," gasped the jumper.
He was a jumper, and as he stayed in sight we all began to yell our admiration.
So this afternoon I togged out in my furs, took the jumper, and went kiting over to the Titchborne Ranch.
You know very well that jumper the Hare is the only cousin I have.
There was, happily, a fence between them, and she devoutly hoped that Valders-Roan was not a jumper.
1610s, "one who jumps," agent noun from jump (v.). The word meaning "sleeveless dress" (1853) apparently is from mid-17c. jump "short coat," also "woman's under bodice," of uncertain origin, perhaps from French jupe "skirt" (see jupe). Meaning "sleeveless dress worn over a blouse" first recorded American English 1939.
1520s, perhaps imitative (cf. bump); another theory derives it from words in Gallo-Romance dialects of southwestern France (cf. jumba "to rock, to balance, swing," yumpa "to rock"), picked up during English occupation in Hundred Years War. Superseded native leap, bound, and spring in most senses. Meaning "to attack" is from 1789; that of "to do the sex act with" is from 1630s. Related: Jumped; jumping. To jump to a conclusion is from 1704. Jumping-rope is from 1805. Jump in a lake "go away and stop being a pest" attested from 1912.
1550s, "act of jumping," from 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 from 1948.
: a jump tune/ jump music
A removable wire or small plug whose presence or absence is used to determine some aspect of hardware configuration.