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Definition of a jack

jack

  • as in 'jack up' - to lift someone up, and, sometimes, to press that person against a supporting structure. Can occur in altercations.
    Rob jacked Frank up against the wall, and told him to shut up.
    He jacked a lovely girl.

    Last edited on Apr 29 2013. Submitted by Anonymous on Oct 24 2009.

noun

  • a five pound note. Origin: Cockney rhyming slang. "Five" rhymes with "Jack's alive".
    • See more words with the same meaning: money.

    Last edited on Apr 19 2013. Submitted by D. Fisher from London, Greater London, UK on Jun 01 1997.

  • nothing, very little.
    You don't know jack!
    Short form of jack shit (see)
    • See more words with the same meaning: nothing.

    Last edited on Apr 23 2014. Submitted by Sue Clark from St Louis, MO, USA on Oct 27 1997.

  • a sweet, sensitive, adorable guy. Origin: Jack Dawson, the main male character in the movie Titanic.
    He's a real Jack.

    Last edited on Feb 19 1998. Submitted by Anonymous on Feb 19 1998.

  • a cigarette.
    Hey, could I get a jack?

    Last edited on May 19 1998. Submitted by Aubrey Harrington from MD, USA on May 19 1998.

  • a police officer.
    The jacks pulled me over for no reason.

    Last edited on Jul 30 1998. Submitted by Jason W. from Melbourne, VIC, Australia on Jul 30 1998.

  • shortened form of jack-ass or a jack-off - a general insult.
    He's a dumb jack!

    Last edited on Nov 09 1998. Submitted by Lindsay F. from OH, USA on Nov 09 1998.

  • phone.
    Yo, go grab my jack from off the bed.

    Last edited on Aug 20 2012. Submitted by Anonymous on Jun 11 2012.

  • Jack is the name of my pet goldfish.

    Gabriella: "...ask Jack to drive you," Me: "No, Gabriella, my pet goldfish Jack does not drive cars, I will not ask him that."

    Last edited on Jun 16 2020. Submitted by Valentine Faye on Jun 16 2020.

other

  • Alexa's bitchigan.

    he's Jack which means he's Alexas bitch from Michigan

    Last edited on Oct 18 2020. Submitted by Anonymous on Oct 18 2020.

verb - intransitive

  • to switch ? there is a track with lyrics: "I want your body, everybody wants your body, so lets jack"

    nope not switch, u dont get his body back, hmm let me in, or lets play for ur body

    Last edited on Aug 29 2015. Submitted by Anonymous on Aug 29 2015.

verb - transitive

  • to stab.
    He got jacked.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to stab.

    Last edited on Aug 20 2012. Submitted by Karl Bartolome from Toronto, ON, Canada on Jun 06 1997.

  • to punch.
    He got jacked in the face.

    Last edited on Aug 20 2012. Submitted by Karl Bartolome from Toronto, ON, Canada on Jun 06 1997.

  • to steal.
    I bet they jacked that watch.
    My car got jacked.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to steal.

    Last edited on Aug 20 2012. Submitted by Karl Bartolome from Toronto, ON, Canada on Jun 06 1997.

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Other terms relating to 'attractive male':

Definitions include: an older attractive man. Referring to Harrison Ford.
Definitions include: acronym for "dad I'd like to fuck".
Definitions include: an attractive man.
Definitions include: a man with all essential qualities for being a good significant other.
Definitions include: a stupid, attractive man.
Definitions include: a man popular with women.
Definitions include: a man that is dressed well, attractive and well off.
Definitions include: acronym for "father I'd like to fuck", i.e. an attractive older man.
Definitions include: to smile widely, with teeth.
Definitions include: an attractive male.
Definitions include: attractive female or male.
Definitions include: an attractive person, usually male.

Other terms relating to 'cigarette, cigar':

Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: a cigarette.
Definitions include: a cigarette.
Definitions include: to have sexual intercourse.
Definitions include: a partially smoked cigarette saved for later.
Definitions include: cigarette.
Definitions include: cigarette.
Definitions include: a cigarette.
Definitions include: cigarette.
Definitions include: cigarette.
Definitions include: cigarette.
Definitions include: a "Virginia Slims" brand cigarette.
Definitions include: coffee.
Definitions include: short for cigarette.
Definitions include: a cigarette.

Other terms relating to 'money':

Definitions include: coins.
Definitions include: ten pounds sterling.
Definitions include: to have gas money.
Definitions include: admission paid to get into a bar, dance club, etc.
Definitions include: 1 pound sterling.
Definitions include: is where you get money for sittin' on your ass.
Definitions include: one thousand dollars.
Definitions include: paper currency of United States dollars.
Definitions include: money.
Definitions include: $2 Canadian coin.
Definitions include: to smile widely, with teeth.
Definitions include: $500
Definitions include: money.
Definitions include: acronym for "mother-in-law".
Definitions include: gossip, secret information.

Other terms relating to 'nothing':

Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: "fuck all", i.e. nothing.
Definitions include: a mean person; "jerk"; "asshole".
Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: zero, nothing.
Definitions include: anything, in speech.
Definitions include: Most uses of "shit" also work with "crap", except where noted below.
Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: alternate rendering of fuck all.
Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: contraction of "none of your."
Definitions include: nothing.
Definitions include: anything, used in the negative to mean nothing.

Other terms relating to 'police officer':

Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: police.
Definitions include: A police officer.
Definitions include: a police officer.
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: Short for Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: an "undercover" police officer.
Definitions include: a cop.
Definitions include: a police officer.
Definitions include: a mean person; "jerk"; "asshole".
Definitions include: a city worker who gives tickets to illegally parked cars.
Definitions include: pronounced "eckee lopp."
Definitions include: obvious.

Other terms relating to 'telephone, phone':

Definitions include: a handgun.
Definitions include: to call on a telephone.
Definitions include: to phone or page excessively; to fill up the capacity of some electronic answering service (voice mail, answering machine, one's pager, etc.)
Definitions include: to urinate.
Definitions include: a request for a phone call.
Definitions include: a song.
Definitions include: cell phone.
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "conference call".
Definitions include: phone number.
Definitions include: cell phone.
Definitions include: very cold.
Definitions include: phone.
Definitions include: a last-minute or previously unplanned request to meet up with someone with the intention of having sex (i.e. getting booty.)
Definitions include: phone number or digits.
Definitions include: a person or object that erred.

Other terms relating to 'to hit, punch, slap':

Definitions include: to have sex with.
Definitions include: a punch.
Definitions include: to strike someone with great force.
Definitions include: to hit, attack.
Definitions include: a blow, hit, strike, etc.
Definitions include: to attack sneakily.
Definitions include: spanking.
Definitions include: to beat someone badly.
Definitions include: to get flicked in the testicles; usually causing extreme pain.
Definitions include: acronym for "cash rules everything around me".
Definitions include: a displeasing person; "idiot".
Definitions include: an attractive person.
Definitions include: to beat.
Definitions include: acronym for "dear partner", i.e. one's unmarried significant other.
Definitions include: to kick a female in the groin.

Other terms relating to 'to stab':

Definitions include: to break or ruin.
Definitions include: to kill via stabbing.
Definitions include: a hand-made weapon used for stabbing.
Definitions include: a person who lives in a rural area.
Definitions include: literal translation: prone to stabbing.

Other terms relating to 'to steal':

Definitions include: to show disrespect towards someone or when someone steals something from you.
Definitions include: to acquire discretely.
Definitions include: to defraud with large gains.
Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: money.
Definitions include: to arrest.
Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: a lower-quality version of something.
Definitions include: eating at a restaurant and leaving without paying.
Definitions include: to sell or transmit stolen "intellectual property" (e.g. software, compact discs, etc.)
Definitions include: a moron; "goof".
Definitions include: a con that takes a long time.
Definitions include: to steal or swindle something from someone.
Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: stolen, lifted, heisted, boosted, shoplifted.

Other terms relating to 'uncool person, jerk, asshole (general insults - list of)':

Definitions include: general term for a disliked person.
Definitions include: alternate spelling/pronunciation of "bitch.
Definitions include: a derogatory term for an idiot.
Definitions include: the tip (glans) of the penis.
Definitions include: This word usually refers to somebody who is stupid, careless, or inconsiderate.
Definitions include: a despicable person.
Definitions include: censored version of "mother fucker".
Definitions include: an unattractive, trashy, usually poor female; "hoochie".
Definitions include: alternate spelling / pronunciation of "bitch".
Definitions include: a stupid fucking cunt.
Definitions include: Not an insult necessarily.
Definitions include: to expel air from one's vagina.
Definitions include: alternate spelling/pronunciation of "bitch.
Definitions include: a general insult.
Definitions include: a general insult; "jerk", "asshole".

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'jack':

Definitions include: a person who is particularly noteworthy for his or her ability, deserving admiration.
Definitions include: a sledge hammer with two heads.
Definitions include: a hillbilly.
Definitions include: Cockney rhyming slang for "till" (i.e. cash register.)
Definitions include: to waste time.
Definitions include: extremely muscular.
Definitions include: injured.
Definitions include: a person who is a jack-ass and an asshole concurrently.
Definitions include: to masturbate.
Definitions include: an untalented professional.
Definitions include: Non-practicing Mormon
Definitions include: you have done absolutely 'jack nothing'
Definitions include: to masturbate.
Definitions include: anything.
Definitions include: nothing.

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