Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Jackal

jackal means: Old World nocturnal canine mammal closely related to the dog; smaller than a wolf; sometimes hunts in a pack but usually singly or as a member of a pair

Meaning of Jackanapes

jackanapes means: someone who is unimportant but cheeky and presumptuous

Meaning of Jackass

jackass means: male donkey

Meaning of Jackass

jackass means: a man who is a stupid incompetent fool

Meaning of Jackass bat

jackass bat means: a large bat of the southwestern United States having spots and enormous ears

Meaning of Jackass penguin

jackass penguin means: small penguin of South America and southern Africa with a braying call

Meaning of Jackboot

jackboot means: (19th century) a man's high tasseled boot

Meaning of Jackdaw

jackdaw means: common black-and-grey Eurasian bird noted for thievery

Meaning of Jacket

jacket means: (dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth

Meaning of Jacket

jacket means: a short coat

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Academic robe

academic robe means: a gown worn by academics or judges

Meaning of Ada-scid

ada-scid means: SCID resulting from mutation of a gene that codes for adenosine deaminase

Meaning of Arccosine

arccosine means: the inverse function of the cosine; the angle that has a cosine equal to a given number

Meaning of Atelier

atelier means: a studio especially for an artist or designer

Meaning of Atomistical

atomistical means: divided into separate and often disparate elements

Meaning of Cocksureness

cocksureness means: total certainty or greater certainty than circumstances warrant

Meaning of Curbside

curbside means: the side of a sidewalk that is bordered by a curb

Meaning of Dassie

dassie means: any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes

Meaning of Endamoeba histolytica

endamoeba histolytica means: the parasitic ameba that causes amebic dysentery in human beings

Meaning of Fount

fount means: a plumbing fixture that provides a flow of water

Meaning of Fount

fount means: a specific size and style of type within a type family

Meaning of Hallow

hallow means: render holy by means of religious rites

Meaning of Maria luigi carlo zenobio cherubini

maria luigi carlo zenobio cherubini means: Italian composer of church music and operas (1760-1842)

Meaning of Monetisation

monetisation means: establishing something (e.g. gold or silver) as the legal tender of a country

Meaning of Outward-bound

outward-bound means: that is going out or leaving

Meaning of Second string

second string means: a squad of players that are available either individually or as a team to relieve or replace the players who started the game

Meaning of Stylophorum diphyllum

stylophorum diphyllum means: perennial herb native to woodland of the eastern United States having yellow flowers

Meaning of Sura

sura means: the muscular back part of the shank

Meaning of Sura

sura means: one of the sections (or chapters) in the Koran

Meaning of Synonymity

synonymity means: the semantic relation that holds between two words that can (in a given context) express the same meaning

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