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[ koun-ter-juhm-per ]
/ ˈkaʊn tərˌdʒʌm pər /

noun Slang: Older Use.

a clerk in a retail store.

Nearby words

counterintelligence, counterintuition, counterintuitive, counterirritant, counterirritation, counterjumper, counterlight, counterman, countermand, countermarch, countermark

Origin of counterjumper

First recorded in 1820–30; counter1 + jumper1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for counterjumper

  • Uncle Matthew had said that he broke the window as a protest against a counterjumper's traffic in a nation's grief.

    The Foolish Lovers|St. John G. Ervine