Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Jackson pollock

jackson pollock means: United States artist famous for painting with a drip technique; a leader of abstract expressionism in America (1912-1956)

Meaning of Jacksonia

jacksonia means: genus of yellow-flowered Australian unarmed or spiny shrubs without true leaves but having leaflike stems or branches

Meaning of Jacksonian

jacksonian means: a follower of Andrew Jackson or his ideas

Meaning of Jacksonian

jacksonian means: of or pertaining to Andrew Jackson or his presidency or his concepts of popular democracy

Meaning of Jacksonian epilepsy

jacksonian epilepsy means: focal epilepsy in which the attack usually moves from distal to proximal limb muscles on the same side of the body

Meaning of Jacksonville

jacksonville means: Florida's largest city; a port and important commercial center in northeastern Florida

Meaning of Jackstones

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

Meaning of Jackstones

jackstones means: game equipment consisting of one of several small six-pointed metal pieces that are picked up while bouncing a ball in the game of jacks

Meaning of Jackstraw

jackstraw means: a thin strip of wood used in playing the game of jackstraws

Meaning of Jackstraws

jackstraws means: a game in which players try to pick each jackstraw (or spillikin) off of a pile without moving any of the others

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of 70

70 means: the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven

Meaning of 70

70 means: being ten more than sixty

Meaning of Afars and issas

afars and issas means: a country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997

Meaning of Artichoke

artichoke means: a thistlelike flower head with edible fleshy leaves and heart

Meaning of Artichoke

artichoke means: Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head

Meaning of Blood knot

blood knot means: a knot used for tying fishing leaders together; the ends of the two leaders are wrapped around each other two or three times

Meaning of Coelophysis

coelophysis means: one of the oldest known dinosaurs; late Triassic; cannibalistic

Meaning of Deficit spending

deficit spending means: spending money raised by borrowing; used by governments to stimulate their economy

Meaning of Dish up

dish up means: provide (usually but not necessarily food)

Meaning of Huffing

huffing means: an act of forcible exhalation

Meaning of John lyly

john lyly means: English writer noted for his elaborate style (1554-1606)

Meaning of Keratonosis

keratonosis means: any abnormal condition of the outer skin (epidermis)

Meaning of Lactuca

lactuca means: an herb with milky juice: lettuce; prickly lettuce

Meaning of Machination

machination means: a crafty and involved plot to achieve your (usually sinister) ends

Meaning of Mahagua

mahagua means: erect forest tree of Cuba and Jamaica having variably hairy leaves and orange-yellow or orange-red flowers; yields a moderately dense timber for cabinetwork and gunstocks

Meaning of Mahagua

mahagua means: shrubby tree widely distributed along tropical shores; yields a light tough wood used for canoe outriggers and a fiber used for cordage and caulk; often cultivated for ornament

Meaning of Napier

napier means: Scottish mathematician who invented logarithms; introduced the use of the decimal point in writing numbers (1550-1617)

Meaning of Sandpiper

sandpiper means: any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers

Meaning of Solenopsis

solenopsis means: fire ants

Meaning of Spectrum analysis

spectrum analysis means: the use of spectroscopes to analyze spectra

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