/ (ˈdʒʌmbəʊˌaɪz) /
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(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
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Word Origin for jumboize
C20: from jumbo + -ize
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