Definition of 'bungee jumping'
Example sentences containing 'bungee jumping'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Far better if he tried that bungee jumping, using a rope intended for the Grand Canyon. SOMEBODY (2002)I think they just sort of assume they're not going to die, even if they do go in a plane or bungee jumping or whatever. GOING OUT (2002)
Trends of 'bungee jumping'
Used Rarely. bungee jumping is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'bungee jumping'
British English: bungee jumping /ˈbʌndʒɪ ˈdʒʌmpɪŋ/ NOUN
If someone goes bungee jumping, they jump from a high place such as a bridge or cliff with a long piece of strong elastic cord tied around their ankles connecting them to the bridge or cliff.
- American English: bungee jumping
- Arabic: القَفْز بحِبال
- Brazilian Portuguese: bungee jumping
- Chinese: 蹦极跳
- Croatian: bungee jumping
- Czech: bungee jumping
- Danish: elastikspring
- Dutch: bungeejumping
- European Spanish: puenting
- Finnish: benjihyppääminen
- French: saut à l’élastique
- German: Bungeejumping
- Greek: μπάντζι τζάμπινγκ
- Italian: bungee jumping
- Japanese: バンジージャンプ
- Korean: 번지 점프
- Norwegian: strikkhopping
- Polish: skoki na bangi
- European Portuguese: bungee jumping
- Romanian: săritură cu coarda elastică
- Russian: прыжок с помощью эластичного троса
- Spanish: banyi
- Swedish: bungyjumping
- Thai: การกระโดดจากสะพานหรือหน้าผาสูง
- Turkish: bungee jumping
- Ukrainian: банджи-джампінг
- Vietnamese: môn nhảy bungee
Definition of bungee jumping from the Collins English Dictionary
Take better control of your finances with these simple steps
Do you find yourself living paycheque to paycheque? Dr Peter Brooks offers his advice to make that money last
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.