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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jumpstart, jump-start(verb)

    starting an automobile engine that has a weak battery by means of jumper cables to another car

    "my battery was dead so I had to get a jumpstart from my neighbor"

  2. jumpstart, jump-start, jump(verb)

    start (a car engine whose battery is dead) by connecting it to another car's battery

  3. jumpstart, jump-start(verb)

    start or re-start vigorously

    "The Secretary of State intends to jumpstart the Middle East Peace Process"


  1. JumpStart

    JumpStart is an educational media franchise for children, consisting mostly of educational games, produced by Knowledge Adventure. The series is distributed as Jump Ahead in the United Kingdom. It originally consisted of a series of educational PC games, but has expanded to include workbooks, videos, iPad apps, and other media - including, perhaps most significantly, a massively multiplayer online game located at, first launched March 10, 2009.

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