Definition of Jument

1. Noun. An animal such as a donkey or ox or elephant used for transporting loads or doing other heavy work.

Exact synonyms: Beast Of Burden
Generic synonyms: Work Animal
Specialized synonyms: Pack Animal, Sumpter
Derivative terms: Jumentous



Definition of Jument

1. n. A beast; especially, a beast of burden.

Definition of Jument

1. Noun. (obsolete) A beast; especially, a beast of burden. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jument

jumboizing
jumbojet
jumbos
jumbotron
jumbotrons
jumbrella
jumbrellas
jumbuck
jumbucks
jumby
jumby bead
jumby bean
jumby tree
jumelle
jumelles
jument (current term)
jumentous
jump-start
jump-started
jump-starting
jump-starts
jump about
jump around
jump at
jump at the chance
jump ball
jump blues
jump boot
jump boots

Literary usage of Jument

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1. The Lower Canada Jurist: Collection de Décisions Du Bas Canada by Strachan Bethune, John Sprott Archibald, William Hey, John Stuart Buchan (1890)
"... une jument sous poil blond, âgée de six ans, à raison de deux piastres par mois ; " Considérant qu'il est prouvé que vers le quatorze juillet dernier, ..."

2. North Coast of France Pilot: Including the Channel Islands by United States Hydrographic Office (1917)
"There are 5 channels leading to the anchorages near St. Riom Isle, viz, the Trinite, Lastel, St. Riom, Denou, and jument Channels. They are all difficult of ..."

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