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verb [transitive] jump-start pronunciation in American English
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present tense
I/you/we/theyjump-start
he/she/itjump-starts
present participlejump-starting
past tensejump-started
past participlejump-started
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  1. 2
    to make something work successfully after a period of failure

    attempts to jump-start the economy

    1. a.
      to start something in a very active and successful way

      a desire to jump-start the negotiations

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jump start

noun [countable]
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singularjump start
pluraljump starts

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