Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Jailhouse

jailhouse means: a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

Meaning of Jailor

jailor means: someone who guards prisoners

Meaning of Jain

jain means: relating to or characteristic of Jainism

Meaning of Jainism

jainism means: religion founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism; emphasizes asceticism and immortality and transmigration of the soul; denies existence of a perfect or supreme being

Meaning of Jainism

jainism means: sect founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism

Meaning of Jainist

jainist means: a believer in Jainism

Meaning of Jainist

jainist means: relating to or characteristic of Jainism

Meaning of Jaish-e-muhammad

jaish-e-muhammad means: a terrorist organization founded in 2000; a militant Islamic group active in Kashmir and closely aligned with al-Rashid Trust; seeks to secure release of imprisoned fellow militants by kidnappings

Meaning of Jaish-i-mohammed

jaish-i-mohammed means: a terrorist organization founded in 2000; a militant Islamic group active in Kashmir and closely aligned with al-Rashid Trust; seeks to secure release of imprisoned fellow militants by kidnappings

Meaning of Jak

jak means: immense East Indian fruit resembling breadfruit; it contains an edible pulp and nutritious seeds that are commonly roasted

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Advisement

advisement means: careful consideration

Meaning of Anticipate

anticipate means: be a forerunner of or occur earlier than

Meaning of Anticipate

anticipate means: regard something as probable or likely

Meaning of Anticipate

anticipate means: realize beforehand

Meaning of Anticipate

anticipate means: make a prediction about; tell in advance

Meaning of Anticipate

anticipate means: be excited or anxious about

Meaning of Anticipate

anticipate means: act in advance of; deal with ahead of time

Meaning of Auspiciousness

auspiciousness means: the favorable quality of strongly indicating a successful result

Meaning of Cytolysin

cytolysin means: a substance that partly or completely destroys animal cells

Meaning of Frontwards

frontwards means: at or to or toward the front

Meaning of Ghostlike

ghostlike means: resembling or characteristic of a phantom

Meaning of Hara-kiri

hara-kiri means: ritual suicide by self-disembowelment on a sword; practiced by samurai in the traditional Japanese society

Meaning of Hemp family

hemp family means: two genera of erect or twining herbs that are pollinated by the wind, including the genera Cannabis and Humulus; term not used in all classifications; in some the genus Cannabis is placed in the family Moraceae and the genus Humulus in the family Urticaceae

Meaning of Impellent

impellent means: forcing forward or onward; impelling

Meaning of Judicial branch

judicial branch means: the branch of the United States government responsible for the administration of justice

Meaning of Knavish

knavish means: marked by skill in deception

Meaning of Light-hearted

light-hearted means: carefree and happy and lighthearted

Meaning of Motley fool

motley fool means: a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages

Meaning of Nudibranch

nudibranch means: any of various marine gastropods of the suborder Nudibranchia having a shell-less and often beautifully colored body

Meaning of Omega centauri

omega centauri means: a global cluster in the constellation Centaurus

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