Definition of jungle gym in English:

jungle gym


North American
  • A structure of joined bars or logs for children to climb on.

    • ‘In just a few minutes, I found myself looking up at a jungle gym in the middle of the playground Justin and I sometimes went to so we could talk and relax.’
    • ‘The kid on the jungle gym had band-aids all over his face.’
    • ‘She climbed down the jungle gym and stood over her.’
    • ‘A group of children played tag near the jungle gym.’
    • ‘It has a swing set, a jungle gym, a sand box, and a couple slides.’


1920s: formerly a US trademark.


jungle gym

/ˈjəNGɡəl jim/