Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Jackpot

jackpot means: any outstanding award

Meaning of Jackpot

jackpot means: the cumulative amount involved in a game (such as poker)

Meaning of Jackrabbit

jackrabbit means: large hare of western North America

Meaning of Jackrabbit

jackrabbit means: go forward or start with a fast, sudden movement

Meaning of Jacks

jacks means: a game in which jackstones are thrown and picked up in various groups between bounces of a small rubber ball

Meaning of Jackscrew

jackscrew means: screw-operated jack

Meaning of Jacksmelt

jacksmelt means: a relatively large silversides of the Pacific coast of North America (known to reach 18 inches in length)

Meaning of Jacksnipe

jacksnipe means: American sandpiper that inflates its chest when courting

Meaning of Jacksnipe

jacksnipe means: a small short-billed Old World snipe

Meaning of Jackson

jackson means: a town in south central Michigan

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Arrow arum

arrow arum means: an aquatic plant of the genus Peltandra; North America

Meaning of Asynergy

asynergy means: absence of coordination of organs or body parts that usually work together harmoniously

Meaning of Bitterwood

bitterwood means: medium to large tree of tropical North and South America having odd-pinnate leaves and long panicles of small pale yellow flowers followed by scarlet fruits

Meaning of Bitterwood

bitterwood means: West Indian tree yielding the drug Jamaica quassia

Meaning of Bitterwood

bitterwood means: handsome South American shrub or small tree having bright scarlet flowers and yielding a valuable fine-grained yellowish wood; yields the bitter drug quassia from its wood and bark

Meaning of Callirhoe triangulata

callirhoe triangulata means: densely hairy perennial having mostly triangular basal leaves and rose-purple flowers in panicled clusters

Meaning of Carnival

carnival means: a festival marked by merrymaking and processions

Meaning of Carnival

carnival means: a traveling show; having sideshows and rides and games of skill etc.

Meaning of Carnival

carnival means: a frenetic disorganized (and often comic) disturbance suggestive of a large public entertainment

Meaning of Chairman

chairman means: the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization

Meaning of Chairman

chairman means: act or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university

Meaning of Chew over

chew over means: reflect deeply on a subject

Meaning of Coverlet

coverlet means: a decorative bedspread (usually quilted)

Meaning of Cross-shaped

cross-shaped means: shaped in the form of a cross

Meaning of Fast of the firstborn

fast of the firstborn means: (Judaism) a minor fast day on Nissan 14 that is observed only by firstborn males; it is observed on the day before Passover

Meaning of Megascopic

megascopic means: visible to the naked eye (especially of rocks and anatomical features)

Meaning of Mercator projection

mercator projection means: a map projection of the earth onto a cylinder; areas appear greater the farther they are from the equator

Meaning of Pear

pear means: sweet juicy gritty-textured fruit available in many varieties

Meaning of Pear

pear means: Old World tree having sweet gritty-textured juicy fruit; widely cultivated in many varieties

Meaning of Perpetual calendar

perpetual calendar means: a chart or mechanical device that indicates the days of the week corresponding to any given date over a long period of years

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