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1. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] game equipment consisting of one of several small six-pointed metal pieces that are picked up while bouncing a ball in the game of jacks.

Synonyms

  • game equipment

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • discharge

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Jack

  • post-attack
  • vanvlack
  • knick-knack
  • unpack
  • tabak
  • stracke
  • strack
  • repack
  • oblak
  • dulac
  • chirac
  • beaulac
  • whack
  • trak
  • track
  • trac
  • stack
  • stac
  • spak
  • spack
  • snack
  • smack
  • slack
  • schrack
  • schnack
  • schlack
  • quack
  • plaque
  • placke
  • plack

Example sentences of the word jack


1. Noun, singular or mass
Using a jack or the help of a partner, lift the tank to the frame.

Quotes containing the word jack


1. I like to see the glass as half full, hopefully of jack daniels.
- Darynda Jones, First Grave on the Right

2. I felt his other hand sear hot against my cheek. He bent his head, and in a voice that Jack couldn’t hear, said, “When you came down the stairs, and fell into me, that was the moment.” Then his lips pressed against mine.
- Sarah Alderson, Hunting Lila

3. What more could you want? How about dominion over this 'beautiful place'? Beauty doesn't last. Friends and family decay. Power is the only thing that goes on forever."Jack answered with his gut. "No, love goes on forever.
- P.C. Cast, Awakened

2. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas.

Synonyms

  • Alectis ciliaris
  • family Carangidae
  • Seriola grandis
  • thread-fish
  • kingfish
  • carangid
  • amberfish
  • runner
  • Caranx crysos
  • Seriola dorsalis
  • yellow jack
  • Caranx hippos
  • jack crevalle
  • threadfish
  • leatherjacket
  • Seriola zonata
  • blue runner
  • Carangidae
  • crevalle jack
  • rainbow runner
  • yellowtail
  • Elagatis bipinnulata
  • leatherjack
  • rudderfish
  • banded rudderfish
  • amberjack
  • carangid fish

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • settled
  • inability
  • maximum

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] immense East Indian fruit resembling breadfruit; it contains an edible pulp and nutritious seeds that are commonly roasted.

Synonyms

  • jackfruit tree
  • Artocarpus heterophyllus
  • jackfruit
  • edible fruit

Antonyms

  • turn in
  • stay in place
  • stand still
  • ebb

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] a small worthless amount.

Synonyms

  • small indefinite quantity
  • doodly-squat
  • shit
  • diddly-squat
  • diddley
  • small indefinite amount
  • diddlysquat
  • diddly
  • squat
  • diddlyshit

Antonyms

  • fail
  • idle
  • integrate
  • stay

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] tool for exerting pressure or lifting.

Synonyms

  • screw jack
  • jackscrew
  • tool

Antonyms

  • lie
  • stand
  • tall
  • high

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. jack

verb. ['ˈdʒæk'] lift with a special device.

Synonyms

  • raise
  • elevate
  • bring up
  • get up
  • lift

Antonyms

  • descend
  • bring down
  • go down
  • depress

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] an electrical device consisting of a connector socket designed for the insertion of a plug.

Synonyms

  • telephone jack
  • electrical device

Antonyms

  • divide
  • start
  • underdress

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. Jack

noun. a man who serves as a sailor.

Synonyms

  • crewman
  • sea dog
  • seafarer
  • bo's'n
  • deckhand
  • gob
  • bos'n
  • old salt
  • pilot
  • sailor
  • boatswain
  • lighterman
  • bosun
  • seaman
  • tar
  • bo'sun
  • Jack-tar
  • able seaman
  • sea lawyer
  • steersman
  • officer
  • ship's officer
  • bargee
  • whaler
  • able-bodied seaman
  • mariner
  • roustabout
  • bargeman
  • steerer

Antonyms

  • civilian

9. jack

verb. ['ˈdʒæk'] hunt with a jacklight.

Synonyms

  • track down
  • hunt
  • hunt down
  • jacklight

Antonyms

  • walk
  • unwind
  • increase
  • let down

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. jack

noun. ['ˈdʒæk'] male donkey.

Synonyms

  • ass

Antonyms

  • employer
  • splitter

Etymology

  • jakke (Middle English (1100-1500))
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