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jungle vs forest forest vs jungle

jungle and forest both are nouns.

jungle is not a verb while forest is a verb.

As nouns, forest is a hypernym of jungle; that is, forest is a word with a broader meaning than jungle and jungle is a type of forest with the definitions:
  • an impenetrable equatorial forest
Other hypernyms of jungle include wood, woods.
jungle (noun) forest (noun)
a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
a place where hoboes camp land that is covered with trees and shrubs
an impenetrable equatorial forest
jungle (verb) forest (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land