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 Althaea

althaea means: any of various plants of the genus Althaea; similar to but having smaller flowers than genus Alcea

Meaning of Beverage

beverage means: any liquid suitable for drinking

Meaning of Cast down

cast down means: lower someone's spirits; make downhearted

Meaning of Chronic leukemia

chronic leukemia means: slowly progressing leukemia

Meaning of Downwards

downwards means: spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position

Meaning of Eventration

eventration means: protrusion of the intestine through the abdominal wall

Meaning of Garfield

garfield means: 20th President of the United States; assassinated by a frustrated office-seeker (1831-1881)

Meaning of Genus porphyra

genus porphyra means: a genus of protoctist

Meaning of Gonadotropic hormone

gonadotropic hormone means: hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity

Meaning of Homomorphism

homomorphism means: similarity of form

Meaning of Kali

kali means: wife of Siva and malevolent form of Devi

Meaning of Kali

kali means: bushy plant of Old World salt marshes and sea beaches having prickly leaves; burned to produce a crude soda ash

Meaning of Lodging

lodging means: the act of lodging

Meaning of Lodging

lodging means: structures collectively in which people are housed

Meaning of Lodging

lodging means: the state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily

Meaning of Oxalic

oxalic means: of or derived from oxalic acid

Meaning of Posturing

posturing means: adopting a vain conceited posture

Meaning of Prosimian

prosimian means: primitive primates having large ears and eyes and characterized by nocturnal habits

Meaning of Remarkable

remarkable means: unusual or striking

Meaning of Remarkable

remarkable means: worthy of attention because interesting, significant, or unusual

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