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Synonyms for jackknifeˈdʒækˌnaɪf

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  1. clasp knife, jackknife(noun)

    a large knife with one or more folding blades

    clasp knife, jackknife

  2. jackknife(verb)

    a dive in which the diver bends to touch the ankles before straightening out

    clasp knife

  3. jackknife(verb)

    dive into the water bending the body at the waist at a right angle, like a jackknife


  1. jackknife(noun)


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