jack

Definitions:

  • A man; a fellow.
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  • One who does odd or heavy jobs; a laborer.
  • One who works in a specified manual trade. Often used in combination.
  • A sailor; a tar.
  • A playing card showing the figure of a servant or soldier and ranking below a queen.
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  • A game played with a set of small six-pointed metal pieces and a small ball, the object being to pick up the pieces in various combinations.
  • One of the metal pieces so used.
  • A pin used in some games of bowling.
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  • A usually portable device for raising heavy objects by means of force applied with a lever, screw, or hydraulic press.
  • A wooden wedge for cleaving rock.
  • A device used for turning a spit.
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  • A support or brace, especially the iron crosstree on a topgallant masthead.
  • A small flag flown at the bow of a ship, usually to indicate nationality.
  • The male of certain animals, especially the ass.
  • Any of various food and game fishes of the family Carangidae, found in tropical and temperate seas.
  • A jackrabbit.
  • A socket that accepts a plug at one end and attaches to electric circuitry at the other.
  • Money.
  • Applejack.
  • A small or worthless amount.
  • To hunt or fish for with a jacklight.
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  • To move or hoist by using a jack. Often used with <em>up:</em>
  • To raise (something) to a higher level, as in cost. Often used with <em>up:</em>
  • To hit (a pitched ball) hard, especially for a home run.
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  • To steal.
  • To rob or cheat.
  • To hunt or fish by using a jacklight.
  • To plug into an electronic device by means of a jack.
  • To spend time idly.
  • To toy, tinker, or mess.
  • To take unfair advantage of, deceive, or manipulate.
  • To masturbate. Usually used of a man.
  • To bring (someone) to orgasm.
  • To excite emotionally.
  • In <em>leather manufacturing</em>, to roll by means of a roller attached to an arm.
  • To operate on with a jack; lift with a jack.
  • To hunt with a jack. See <internalXref urlencoded="jack">jack</internalXref>, <em>n.</em>, 11 .
  • To use a jack in hunting or fishing; seek or find game by means of a jack.
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  • Same as <internalXref urlencoded="black-jack">black-jack</internalXref>. 3.
  • The jonquil, <em>Narcissus jonquilla.</em>
  • A coat of fence of cheap make worn by foot-soldiers, yeomen, and the like.
  • A Jacqueminot rose. Also <internalXref urlencoded="Jacque">Jacque</internalXref>.
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