noun. ['ˈdʒæspɝ'] an opaque form of quartz; red or yellow or brown or dark green in color; used for ornamentation or as a gemstone.
- jaspre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Words that Rhyme with Jasper
Example sentences of the word jasper
1. Noun, singular or mass
This rock is a silica quartz in the cryptocrystalline family, and is similar to jasper.
Quotes containing the word jasper
1. I know - I'll play you for it,"Alice suggested. "Rock, paper, scissors."Jasper chuckled and Edward sighed."Why don't you just tell me who wins?"Edward said wryly.Alice beamed. "I do. Excellent.
- Stephenie Meyer, Breaking Dawn