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J1

n. (also j) (pl. Js or j's) tenth letter of the alphabet. ... see more detail on web

J2

abbr. (also j.) Joule(s). ... see more detail on web

Jab

â??v. (-bb-) 1 a poke roughly. B stab. 2 (foll. By into) thrust (a thing) hard or abruptly. â??n. 1 abrupt blow, thrust, or stab. 2 colloq. Hypodermic injection. [var. Of job = prod] ... see more detail on web

Jabber

â??v. 1 chatter volubly. 2 utter (words) in this way. â??n. Chatter; gabble. [imitative] ... see more detail on web

Jabot

n. Ornamental frill etc. On the front of a shirt or blouse. [french] ... see more detail on web

Jacaranda

n. Tropical american tree with trumpet-shaped blue flowers or hard scented wood. [tupi] ... see more detail on web

Jacinth

n. Reddish-orange zircon used as a gem. [latin: related to *hyacinth] ... see more detail on web

Jack

â??n. 1 device for raising heavy objects, esp. Vehicles. 2 court-card with a picture of a soldier, page, etc. 3 ship's flag, esp. Showing nationality. 4 device using a single-pronged plug to connect an electrical circuit. 5 small white target ball in bowls. 6 a = *jackstone. B (in pl.) Game of jackstones. 7 (jack) familiar form of john, esp. Typifying the common man, male animal, etc. (i'm all right, jack). â??v. (usu. Foll. By up) 1 raise with or as with a jack (in sense 1). 2 colloq. Raise (e.g. Prices).  every man jack every person. Jack in slang abandon (an attempt etc.). [familiar form of the name john] ... see more detail on web

Jackal

n. 1 african or asian wild animal of the dog family, scavenging in packs for food. 2 colloq. Menial. [persian] ... see more detail on web

Jackanapes

n. Archaic rascal. [earlier jack napes, supposed to refer to the duke of suffolk] ... see more detail on web

Jackass

n. 1 male ass. 2 stupid person. ... see more detail on web

Jackboot

n. 1 military boot reaching above the knee. 2 this as a militaristic or fascist symbol. ... see more detail on web

Jackdaw

n. Grey-headed bird of the crow family. ... see more detail on web

Jacket

n. 1 a short coat with sleeves. B protective or supporting garment (life-jacket). 2 casing or covering round a boiler etc. 3 = *dust-jacket. 4 skin of a potato. 5 animal's coat. [french] ... see more detail on web

Jacket

potato n. Potato baked in its skin. ... see more detail on web

Jack

frost n. Frost personified. ... see more detail on web