Definitions for jungleˈdʒʌŋ gəl
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a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival
hobo camp, jungle(noun)
a place where hoboes camp
an impenetrable equatorial forest
A large, undeveloped, humid forest, especially in a tropical region, that is home to many wild plants and animals.
A place where people behave ruthlessly, unconstrained by law or morality.
Itu2019s a jungle out there.
An area where hobos camp together.
A style of electronic music related to drum and bass.
Origin: 1776, via जंगल and جنگل, from .
a dense growth of brushwood, grasses, reeds, vines, etc.; an almost impenetrable thicket of trees, canes, and reedy vegetation, as in India, Africa, Australia, and Brazil
A jungle is land covered with dense vegetation. Application of the term has varied greatly during the last several centuries, both because of this ambiguity in the application of the term and its use in popular culture. Jungles in European and Western literature, often represent a less civilised or unruly space outside the control of civilisation because of its association in colonial discourse with places that were colonised by Europeans.
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Translations for jungle
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- junglaCatalan, Valencian
- Urwald, DschungelGerman
- jungla, selvaSpanish
- viidakko, jungleFinnish
- forêt vierge, forêt tropicale, jungleFrench
- ceol dufaire, dufairIrish
- 密林, ジャングルJapanese
- jenggala, rimba, hutan rimbaMalay
- jungle, oerwoudDutch
- hodíłchʼilNavajo, Navaho
- jângal, selva, florestaPortuguese
- džungla, џунглаSerbo-Croatian
- காட்டில், ஜங்கிள்Tamil
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