jackstone



We found a root(lemma) word : jack

a device for lifting heavy objects, especially one for raising the axle of a motor vehicle off the ground so that a wheel can be changed or the underside inspected.

a playing card bearing a representation of a soldier, page, or knave, normally ranking next below a queen.

a socket with two or more pairs of terminals designed to receive a jack plug.

a small white ball in bowls, at which the players aim.

a game played by tossing and catching small round pebbles or star-shaped pieces of metal or plastic.

used to typify an ordinary man

a small version of a national flag flown at the bow of a vessel in harbour to indicate its nationality.

money.

a device for turning a spit.

a part of the mechanism in a spinet or harpsichord that connects a key to its corresponding string and causes the string to be plucked when the key is pressed down.

a marine fish that is typically laterally compressed with a row of large spiky scales along each side, important in many places as food or game fish.

the male of various animals, especially a merlin or (us) an ass.

used in names of animals that are smaller than similar kinds, e.g. jack snipe.

a sleeveless padded tunic worn by foot soldiers.

take (something) illicitly; steal

tired of or bored with someone or something

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