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Definition of "bungee" []

  • An elastic fabric-bound strap with a hook at each end, used for securing luggage. (noun)
  • An elastic cord tied to the ankles of the jumper in bungee jumping. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bungee" in a sentence
  • "This video clip was sent in by a friend who fastens an ear of corn to a bungee cord, then suspends the bungee from a tree limb or wire."
  • "Muriel Smith Holyport, Berkshire I noted with interest the discussion of the word bungee [XVIII,2]."
  • "I'm not talking about stepping in front of a bus or putting yourself at physical risk, although if the idea of bungee jumping or sky diving appeals to you, go for it!"