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 Abasic

abasic means: of or relating to abasia (inability to walk)

Meaning of Anatomist

anatomist means: an expert in anatomy

Meaning of Anhinga anhinga

anhinga anhinga means: blackish New World snakebird of swampy regions

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: the act of putting a person into a non-elective position

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: the act of distributing something to designated places or persons

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces)

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor)

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another

Meaning of Assignment

assignment means: (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

Meaning of Calamari

calamari means: (Italian cuisine) squid prepared as food

Meaning of Camelopard

camelopard means: tallest living quadruped; having a spotted coat and small horns and very long neck and legs; of savannahs of tropical Africa

Meaning of Circaea lutetiana

circaea lutetiana means: tall evening primrose with inconspicuous flowers

Meaning of Deductible

deductible means: a clause in an insurance policy that relieves the insurer of responsibility to pay the initial loss up to a stated amount

Meaning of Deductible

deductible means: (taxes) an amount that can be deducted (especially for the purposes of calculating income tax)

Meaning of Deductible

deductible means: acceptable as a deduction (especially as a tax deduction)

Meaning of Fire chief

fire chief means: the head of a fire department

Meaning of Goya y lucientes

goya y lucientes means: Spanish painter well known for his portraits and for his satires (1746-1828)

Meaning of Horsefly

horsefly means: large swift fly the female of which sucks blood of various animals

Meaning of Horsefly

horsefly means: winged fly parasitic on horses

Meaning of Humming

humming means: the act of singing with closed lips

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