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high jumper

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noun Track.
  1. a participant in the high jump.
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Origin of high jumper

First recorded in 1895–1900
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for high jumper

Historical Examples

  • "I'm no high-jumper, I guess," he laughed, as he quit the line of contestants.

    The Boy Scouts of Lakeville High

    Leslie W. Quirk

  • If you keep on improving as you've done lately, you'll make a high-jumper in a hundred more years, old top!

    T. Haviland Hicks Senior

    J. Raymond Elderdice

  • No one can ever succeed as a high-jumper unless he has a well-developed chest and back.