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Jungle Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a place where hoboes camp
  • a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival
  • an impenetrable equatorial forest

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an impenetrable equatorial forest ,
  • a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival ,
  • a place where hoboes camp

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Jungle Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The jungle is a forest in a tropical place. In jungles, it rains a lot. Scientists think that more types of animals and plants live in the jungles than everywhere else. Jungles are hot most of the time (having high temperature). When many people talk about jungles, they may also mean rainforests. They have lots of rivers or streams.



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'Jungle' example sentence in quotations


* In the civilisation a new law of hostility prevails. And to call it the law of the jungle is unfair to the jungle. - Colin Wilson

* If you're ever stuck in some thick undergrowth in your underwear, don't stop and start thinking of what other words have 'under' in them, because that's probably the first sign of jungle madness. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

* It's just human. We all have the jungle inside of us. We all have wants and needs and desires, strange as they may seem. If you stop to think about it, we're all pretty creative, cooking up all these fantasies. it's like a kind of poetry. - Andrew Schneider


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  • Ravine Crash Victim's Three-Day Jungle Crawl
    Malaysian man Nicholas Andrew survived a horror car crash into a 60-foot ravine by crawling for three days through the jungle, officials said. Read more on this news related to 'Jungle'
  • Ebola sleuths scour DR Congo jungle for source of outbreak
    Medical sleuths are deep in the jungle of the DR Congo trying to track down the origins of the latest Ebola outbreak in the country. "When (the pigs) were dying we were eating them without knowing that we shouldn't," Iloko said. Read more on this news related to 'Jungle'
  • 'Jungle Book Kids' at Orphan Girl
    The cast of Orphan Girl Productions' latest show, “The Jungle Book Kids,’’ is pictured above during a dress rehearsal. Performances continue at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, and at 2 p.… Read more on this news related to 'Jungle'

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