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jealous |ˈdʒeləs| — showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages
jealousy |ˈdʒeləsɪ| — a feeling of jealous envy (especially of a rival)
jean |ˈdʒiːn| — a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric
jeans |dʒiːnz| — (used in the plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual wear
jeep |dʒiːp| — a car suitable for traveling over rough terrain
jeer |dʒɪr| — showing your contempt by derision
jeez |dʒiːz| — (slang) Exclamation of fright, incredibility, shock, surprise or anger.
jehad |dʒiːˈhɑːd| — a holy struggle or striving by a Muslim for a moral or spiritual or political goal
Jehovah |dʒɪˈhəʊvə| — a name for the God of the Old Testament as transliterated from the Hebrew consonants YHVH
Jehu |ˈdʒiːhjuː| — (colloquial) A coachman; a driver; especially, one who drives furiously.
jejune |dʒɪˈdʒuːn| — of insufficient quantity to meet a need
jejunum |dʒɪˈdʒuːnəm| — the part of the small intestine between the duodenum and the ileum
jell |dʒel| — become gelatinous
jellied |ˈdʒelɪd| — congealed into jelly; solidified by cooling
jellification — The process or result of jellifying.
jellified — simple past tense and past participle of jellify
jellify |ˈdʒeləˌfaɪ| — become jelly
jelly |ˈdʒelɪ| — an edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods
jelly-fish |ˈdʒelɪfɪʃ| — Alternative spelling of jellyfish.
jellyfish |ˈdʒelɪfɪʃ| — large siphonophore having a bladderlike float and stinging tentacles
jellygraph |ˈdʒelɪɡrɑːf| — A hectograph.
jellylike — thick like gelatin
jemadar |ˈdʒeməˌdɑːr| — A former rank in the British Indian Army, the lowest rank for a viceroy's commissioned officer.
jemmy |ˈdʒemɪ| — a short crowbar
jennet |ˈjenət| — female donkey
jenneting |ˈdʒenɪtɪŋ| — Alternative form of geniting.
jenny |ˈdʒenɪ| — United States architect who designed the first skyscraper in which a metal skeleton was used (1832-1907)
jenny-ass |ˈdʒenɪæs| — A female ass (donkey).
jeopard |ˈdʒepəd| — (archaic) To put in jeopardy; to expose to loss or injury; to imperil; to hazard.
jeopardize |ˈdʒepərdaɪz| — pose a threat to; present a danger to
jeopardy |ˈdʒepərdɪ| — a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
jequirity — Abrus precatorius, a legume native to Indonesia with long, pinnate-leafleted leaves, whose toxic seeds ("jequirity bean") may be used as beads or in percussion instruments.
jerboa |dʒɜːrˈbəʊə| — mouselike jumping rodent
jeremiad |ˌdʒerɪˈmaɪæd| — a long and mournful complaint
Jericho |ˈdʒerɪˌkəʊ| — a village in Palestine near the north end of the Dead Sea; in the Old Testament it was the first place taken by the Israelites under Joshua as they entered the Promised Land
jerk |dʒɜːrk| — a dull stupid fatuous person
jerked |ˈdʒɜːkt| — simple past tense and past participle of jerk
jerkin |ˈdʒɜːrkɪn| — a tight sleeveless and collarless jacket (often made of leather) worn by men in former times
jerking |ˈdʒɜːkɪŋ| — an abrupt spasmodic movement
jerks |ˈdʒɜːks| — plural form of jerk
jerkwater |ˈdʒɜːrkˌwɔːtər| — small and remote and insignificant
jerky |ˈdʒɜːrkɪ| — meat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun
Jeroboam |ˌdʒerəˈbəʊəm| — (Old Testament) first king of the northern kingdom of Israel who led Israel into sin (10th century BC)
jerrican |ˈdʒerɪkən| — Alternative spelling of jerrycan.
jerry |ˈdʒerɪ| — offensive term for a person of German descent
jerry-building |ˈdʒerɪ bɪldɪŋ| — construction of inferior buildings for a quick profit
jerry-built |ˈdʒerɪ bɪlt| — badly or hastily built
jerrycan |ˈdʒerɪkæn| — a robust fuel container made from pressed steel
jersey |ˈdʒɜːrzɪ| — a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
jess |jes| — (falconry) A short strap fastened around the leg of a bird used in falconry, to which a leash may be fastened.
jessamine |ˈdʒesəˌmɪn| — a climbing deciduous shrub with fragrant white or yellow or red flowers used in perfume and to flavor tea
jest |dʒest| — a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
jester |ˈdʒestər| — a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages
jesting |ˈdʒestɪŋ| — characterized by jokes and good humor
Jesuit |ˈdʒeʒəwət| — a member of the Jesuit order
Jesuitic |ˌdʒezjʊˈɪtɪk| — having qualities characteristic of Jesuits or Jesuitism
Jesuitical |ˌjezəˈwɪdəkəl| — having qualities characteristic of Jesuits or Jesuitism
Jesuitism |ˈdʒeʒuːɪtɪzəm| — the theology or the practices of the Jesuits (often considered to be casuistic)
Jesuitry |ˈdʒezjʊɪtrɪ| — the theology or the practices of the Jesuits (often considered to be casuistic)
Jesus |ˈdʒiːzəs| — a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
jet |dʒet| — an airplane powered by one or more jet engines
jet-black |ˈdʒet ˌblæk| — of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal
jet-fighter |ˈdʒetˌfaɪtə| — A fighter aircraft with one or more jet engines.
jet-propelled |ˈjet prəˈpeld| — propelled by (or as if propelled by) a jet engine
jetfighter — Alternative form of jet fighter.
jetfoil |ˈdʒetfɔɪl| — A passenger-carrying hydrofoil propelled by water jets.
jetliner |ˈdʒetlaɪnər| — a large jet plane that carries passengers
jetsam |ˈdʒetsəm| — the part of a ship's equipment or cargo that is thrown overboard to lighten the load in a storm
jettison |ˈdʒetɪsn| — throw away, of something encumbering
jetton |ˈjetn| — A metal counter used in card games.
jetty |ˈdʒetɪ| — a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
Jew |dʒuː| — a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties
jewel |ˈdʒuːəl| — a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry
jewel-case |ˈdʒuːəlkeɪs| — A lined box designed to hold jewels.
jeweler |ˈdʒuːələr| — someone who makes jewelry
jeweller |ˈdʒuːələr| — someone who makes jewelry
jewellery |ˈdʒuːəlrɪ| — an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)
jewelry |ˈdʒuːəlrɪ| — an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems)
jewels |ˈdʒuːəlz| — plural form of jewel
Jewess |ˈdʒuːəs| — a woman who is a Jew
Jewish |ˈdʒuːɪʃ| — of or relating to Jews or their culture or religion
Jewry |ˈdʒʊrɪ| — Jews collectively
Jezebel |ˈdʒezəbel| — wife of Ahab who was king of Israel; according to the Old Testament she was a cruel immoral queen who fostered the worship of Baal and tried to kill Elijah and other prophets of Israel (9th century BC)