ukulele(redirected from Jumping flea)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
ukulele(yo͞okəlā`lē), Hawaiian musical instrument developed from the Portuguese guitar. It has a fretted fingerboard and four strings that are plucked or strummed. Patented in 1917, the ukulele became popular in the United States in the 1920s. It is also spelled ukelele.
a small four-stringed guitar, esp of Hawaii