Words starting with j

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of J

j means: the 10th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of J

j means: a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second

Meaning of J particle

j particle means: a neutral meson with a large mass

Meaning of J. b. rhine

j. b. rhine means: United States parapsychologist (1895-1980)

Meaning of J. b. s. haldane

j. b. s. haldane means: Scottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics; a popularizer of science and a Marxist (1892-1964)

Meaning of J. c. maxwell

j. c. maxwell means: Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)

Meaning of J. craig ventner

j. craig ventner means: United States geneticist who published the complete base sequences for all the genes of a free-living organism, the influenza bacterium; later led team that developed a first draft of the entire human genome (born in 1946)

Meaning of J. d. salinger

j. d. salinger means: United States writer (born 1919)

Meaning of J. e. johnston

j. e. johnston means: Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)

Meaning of J. edgar hoover

j. edgar hoover means: United States lawyer who was director of the FBI for 48 years (1895-1972)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of All-knowing

all-knowing means: infinitely wise

Meaning of Bone black

bone black means: black substance containing char in the form of carbonized bone; used as a black pigment

Meaning of Caviare

caviare means: salted roe of sturgeon or other large fish; usually served as an hors d'oeuvre

Meaning of Devotedly

devotedly means: with devotion

Meaning of Family tetranychidae

family tetranychidae means: plant-feeding mites

Meaning of Fish mousse

fish mousse means: mousse made with fish

Meaning of Heartbroken

heartbroken means: full of sorrow

Meaning of Homeless person

homeless person means: someone unfortunate without housing

Meaning of Lepus americanus

lepus americanus means: large large-footed North American hare; white in winter

Meaning of Off-key

off-key means: inaccurate in pitch

Meaning of Opening line

opening line means: the first line of a piece of writing (as a newspaper story)

Meaning of Sedate

sedate means: cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to

Meaning of Sedate

sedate means: characterized by dignity and propriety

Meaning of Sedate

sedate means: dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises

Meaning of Sergeant-at-law

sergeant-at-law means: an English barrister of the highest rank

Meaning of Sir edward william elgar

sir edward william elgar means: British composer of choral and orchestral works including two symphonies as well as songs and chamber music and music for brass band (1857-1934)

Meaning of Soapy

soapy means: unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

Meaning of Soapy

soapy means: resembling or having the qualities of soap

Meaning of St. cyril

st. cyril means: Greek missionary; the invention of the Cyrillic alphabet is attributed to him (826-869)

Meaning of Teleology

teleology means: (philosophy) a doctrine explaining phenomena by their ends or purposes

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