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forest vs jungle

jungle vs forest

forest and jungle both are nouns.

forest is a verb but jungle is not a verb.

As nouns, jungle is a hyponym of forest; that is, jungle is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than forest:
  • forest: the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
  • jungle: an impenetrable equatorial forest
forest (noun) jungle (noun)
the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival
land that is covered with trees and shrubs a place where hoboes camp
an impenetrable equatorial forest
forest (verb) jungle (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land

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