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job |dʒɑːb| — the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
jobation |dʒəʊˈbeɪʃən| — An extensive rebuke or telling-off; a long criticism or admonitory lecture.
jobber |ˈdʒɑːbər| — someone who buys large quantities of goods and resells to merchants rather than to the ultimate customers
jobbernowl |ˈdʒɑːbəˌnəʊl| — A person's head, particularly if misshapen or blocky.
jobbery |ˈdʒɒbərɪ| — corruptness among public officials
jobbing |ˈdʒɒbɪŋ| — Present participle of job.
jobholder |ˈdʒɑːbˌhəʊldər| — an employee who holds a regular job
jobless |ˈdʒɑːbləs| — not having a job
jobmaster |ˈdʒɒbˌmɑːstə| — Alternative spelling of job master.
Jock |dʒɑːk| — a person trained to compete in sports
jock-strap |ˈdʒɒkstræp| — Athletic supporter.
jockey |ˈdʒɑːkɪ| — someone employed to ride horses in horse races
jockeying |ˈdʒɑːkɪɪŋ| — Present participle of jockey.
jockstrap |ˈdʒɑːkstræp| — a support for the genitals worn by men engaging in strenuous exercise
jocose |dʒəˈkəʊs| — characterized by jokes and good humor
jocosely |dʒəʊˈkəʊslɪ| — with humor
jocosity |dʒəʊˈkɒsɪtɪ| — fun characterized by humor
jocular |ˈdʒɑːkjələr| — with humor
jocularity |ˌdʒɒkjʊˈlærɪtɪ| — a feeling facetious merriment
jocund |ˈdʒɑːkənd| — full of or showing high-spirited merriment
jocundity |dʒəʊˈkʌndɪtɪ| — a feeling facetious merriment
jodhpurs |ˈdʒɑːdpərz| — (used in the plural) flared trousers ending at the calves; worn with riding boots
Joe |ˈdʒəʊ| — (informal) A male; a guy; a fellow.
joey |ˈdʒəʊɪ| — The immature young of a marsupial, notably a junior kangaroo, but also a young wallaby, koala, etc.
jog |dʒɑːɡ| — a sharp change in direction
jogging |ˈdʒɑːɡɪŋ| — running at a jog trot as a form of cardiopulmonary exercise
joggle |ˈdʒɑːɡl| — a fastener that is inserted into holes in two adjacent pieces and holds them together
John |dʒɑːn| — a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
Johnny |ˈdʒɑːnɪ| — `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms
johnny-cake |ˈdʒɒnɪkeɪk| — (colloquial) corn bread
Johnny-jump-up |ˈdʒʌmpʌp| — a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common garden pansies are derived
johnnycake |ˈdʒɒnɪkeɪk| — cornbread usually cooked pancake-style on a griddle (chiefly New England)
Johnsonese |ˌdʒɒnsəˈniːz| — The literary style of Dr. Samuel Johnson; an inflated, stilted, or pompous style, affecting classical words.
Johnsonian |dʒɒnˈsəʊnjən| — Of or pertaining to Samuel Johnson (1709–1784), English writer and lexicographer.
join |dʒɔɪn| — the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
joinder |ˈjɔɪndər| — (law) The joining a litigant to a suit.
joiner |ˈdʒɔɪnər| — a person who likes to join groups
joinery |ˈdʒɔɪnərɪ| — fine woodwork done by a joiner
joining |ˌdʒɔɪnɪŋ| — the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)
joint |dʒɔɪnt| — (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)
jointer |ˈjɔɪn(t)ər| — a long carpenter's plane used to shape the edges of boards so they will fit together
jointly |ˈdʒɔɪntlɪ| — in collaboration or cooperation
jointress |ˈjɔɪntrəs| — A widow who has a jointure
jointure |ˈdʒɔɪntʃər| — (law) an estate secured to a prospective wife as a marriage settlement in lieu of a dower
jointuress |ˈdʒɔɪntʃərɪs| — A woman to whom an estate is bequeathed via jointure.
joist |dʒɔɪst| — beam used to support floors or roofs
joke |dʒəʊk| — a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
joker |ˈdʒəʊkər| — a person who enjoys telling or playing jokes
jokester |ˈdʒəʊkstə| — a person who enjoys telling or playing jokes
joking |ˈdʒəʊkɪŋ| — characterized by jokes and good humor
joky |ˈdʒəʊkɪ| — in the nature of a joke; jocular
jollier |ˈdʒɒlɪər| — comparative form of jolly: more jolly
jollification |ˌdʒɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃən| — a boisterous celebration; a merry festivity
jollify |ˈdʒɑːləfaɪ| — celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities
jollity |ˈdʒɑːlətɪ| — feeling jolly and jovial and full of good humor
jolly |ˈdʒɑːlɪ| — a happy party
jolly-boat |ˈdʒɒlɪbəʊt| — A type of ship's boat of the 18th and 19th centuries, used mainly to ferry personnel to and from the ship.
jolt |dʒəʊlt| — a sudden jarring impact
jolting |ˈdʒəʊltɪŋ| — causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements
jolty |ˈdʒəʊltɪ| — causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements
Jonah |ˈdʒəʊnə| — (Old Testament) Jonah did not wish to become a prophet so God caused a great storm to throw him overboard from a ship; he was saved by being swallowed by a whale that vomited him out onto dry land
Jonathan |ˈdʒɑːnəθən| — red late-ripening apple; primarily eaten raw
jongleur |ˈdʒɑːŋɡlər| — a singer of folk songs
jonquil |ˈdʒɒŋkwɪl| — widely cultivated ornamental plant native to southern Europe but naturalized elsewhere having fragrant yellow or white clustered flowers
Jordanian |ˌdʒɔːrˈdeɪnɪən| — a native or inhabitant of Jordan
jorum |dʒɔːrəm| — a large drinking bowl
josh |dʒɑːʃ| — be silly or tease one another
joskin |ˈdʒɑːskɪn| — a yokel, country bumpkin
joss |ˈdʒɒs| — a Chinese god worshipped in the form of an idol
joss-sticks |ˈdʒɒs stɪks| — plural form of joss stick
josser |ˈdʒɑːsər| — An outsider working in a circus.
jostle |ˈdʒɑːsl| — the act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)
jostler — One who jostles.
jot |dʒɑːt| — a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
jotter |ˈdʒɑːtər| — a small notebook for rough notes
jotting |ˈdʒɒtɪŋ| — a brief (and hurriedly handwritten) note
joule |dʒuːl| — 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
jounce |jaʊns| — a sudden jarring impact
journal |ˈdʒɜːrnl| — a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations
journalese |ˌdʒɜːrnəˈliːz| — the style in which newspapers are written
journalism |ˈdʒɜːrnəlɪzəm| — newspapers and magazines collectively
journalist |ˈdʒɜːrnəlɪst| — a writer for newspapers and magazines
journalistic |ˌdʒɜːrnəˈlɪstɪk| — of or relating to or having the characteristics of journalism
journals |ˈdʒɜːnəlz| — plural form of journal
journey |ˈdʒɜːrnɪ| — the act of traveling from one place to another
journeyman |ˈdʒɜːrnɪmən| — a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
journeywork — Work done by a journeyman at his trade.
joust |dʒaʊst| — a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
Jove |dʒəʊv| — (Roman mythology) supreme god of Romans; counterpart of Greek Zeus
jovial |ˈdʒəʊvɪəl| — full of or showing high-spirited merriment
joviality |ˌdʒəʊvɪˈælɪtɪ| — feeling jolly and jovial and full of good humor
jovially |ˈdʒəʊvɪəlɪ| — in a jovial manner
Jovian |ˈdʒɒvɪən| — of or pertaining to or characteristic of or resembling the planet Jupiter
jowl |dʒaʊl| — the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth
jowly |ˈdʒaʊlɪ| — having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw
joy |dʒɔɪ| — the emotion of great happiness
joy-house |ˈdʒɔɪhaʊs| — (US slang) A brothel.
joy-ride |ˈdʒɔɪ raɪd| — Alternative spelling of joyride.
joyful |ˈdʒɔɪfl| — full of high-spirited delight
joyfully |ˈdʒɔɪfəlɪ| — in a joyous and gleeful manner
joyfulness |ˈdʒɔɪfəlnəs| — the emotion of great happiness
joyless |ˈdʒɔɪləs| — not experiencing or inspiring joy
joyous |ˈdʒɔɪəs| — full of or characterized by joy
joyously |ˈdʒɔɪəslɪ| — in a joyous and gleeful manner
joyride |ˈdʒɔɪraɪd| — a ride in a car taken solely for pleasure
joystick |ˈdʒɔɪstɪk| — a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane