To mix in a confused mass; to put or throw together without order; -- often followed by together or up.
- To mix in a confused way; throw together carelessly: jumble socks in a heap.
- To muddle; confuse: The rapid-fire questioning jumbled the witness's thoughts.
- To be mixed in a confused way: dividers to keep the files from jumbling.
- A confused or disordered mass: a jumble of paper scraps.
- A disordered state; a muddle: receipts in a jumble.