- A large, undeveloped, humid forest that is home to many wild plants and animals.
- (colloquial) Any place where people behave ruthlessly and as if they are fighting for their lives.
Etymology: 1776. Via Hindustani àààà / (URchar, ÙÚÙ) (jangal), ultimately from Sanskrit jangala, desert region. Compare Persian (fa-Arab, ÙÚÙ) (jangal).
- It"s a jungle out there.
- A style of electronic music.
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