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 Agrimonia

agrimonia means: a plant of the genus Agrimonia having spikelike clusters of small yellow flowers

Meaning of Basal body temperature method

basal body temperature method means: natural family planning in which the fertile period of the woman's menstrual cycle is inferred by noting the rise in basal body temperature that typically occurs with ovulation

Meaning of Bullet train

bullet train means: a high-speed passenger train

Meaning of Centaurea moschata

centaurea moschata means: Asian plant widely grown for its sweetly fragrant pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Centaurea

Meaning of Cobbling

cobbling means: the shoemaker's trade

Meaning of Corn oil

corn oil means: oil from the germs of corn grains

Meaning of Double indemnity

double indemnity means: a clause in an insurance policy that provides for double the face value of the policy in the case of accidental death

Meaning of Educator

educator means: someone who educates young people

Meaning of Genus ephestia

genus ephestia means: small moths whose larvae spin silken tunnels and feed on stored food products

Meaning of Gingivitis

gingivitis means: inflammation of the gums

Meaning of Imminent

imminent means: close in time; about to occur

Meaning of Kibbutz

kibbutz means: a collective farm or settlement owned by its members in modern Israel; children are reared collectively

Meaning of Live it up

live it up means: enjoy oneself

Meaning of Lufkin

lufkin means: a town in eastern Texas

Meaning of P.a. system

p.a. system means: an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas

Meaning of Pass through

pass through means: pass through an enemy line; in a military conflict

Meaning of Pass through

pass through means: make a passage or journey from one place to another

Meaning of Pass through

pass through means: cause to move through

Meaning of Putrescent

putrescent means: becoming putrid

Meaning of Snap at

snap at means: bite off with a quick bite

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