/ (ˈdʒʌmbəʊˌaɪz) /
(tr) to extend (a ship, esp a tanker) by cutting out the middle part and inserting a new larger part between the original bow and stern
Which Words Did English Take From Other Languages?English—is one of the most incredible, flavorfully-complex melting pots of linguistic ingredients from other countries. These linguistic ingredients are called loanwords that have been borrowed and incorporated into English. The loanwords are oftentimes so common now, the foreign flavor has been completely lost.
Word Origin for jumboize
C20: from jumbo + -ize
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