Definition of Black-jack

Black-jack n. means: The Quercus nigra, or barren oak.

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Black-jack n. means: The Quercus nigra, or barren oak.

Meaning of Black-jack

Black-jack (n.) means: The Quercus nigra, or barren oak.

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Jack (n.): A pitcher or can of waxed leather; -- called also black jack.

Blende (n.): A mineral, called also sphalerite, and by miners mock lead, false galena, and black-jack. It is a zinc sulphide, but often contains some iron. Its color is usually yellow, brown, or black, and its luster resinous.

Jack (n.): A flag, containing only the union, without the fly, usually hoisted on a jack staff at the bowsprit cap; -- called also union jack. The American jack is a small blue flag, with a star for each State.

Jack (n.): A machine or contrivance for turning a spit; a smoke jack, or kitchen jack.

Black-jack (n.): The ensign of a pirate.

Jack (n.): A popular colloquial name for a sailor; -- called also Jack tar, and Jack afloat.

Jack (v. t.): To move or lift, as a house, by means of a jack or jacks. See 2d Jack, n., 5.

Black-jack (n.): The Quercus nigra, or barren oak.

Jack (v. i.): To hunt game at night by means of a jack. See 2d Jack, n., 4, n.

Black-jack (n.): A large leather vessel for beer, etc.

Black-jack (n.): Caramel or burnt sugar, used to color wines, spirits, ground coffee, etc.

Sphalerite (n.): Zinc sulphide; -- called also blende, black-jack, false galena, etc. See Blende (a).

Black-jack (n.): A name given by English miners to sphalerite, or zinc blende; -- called also false galena. See Blende.

Jackscrew (n.): A jack in which a screw is used for lifting, or exerting pressure. See Illust. of 2d Jack, n., 5.

Jackman (n.): One wearing a jack; a horse soldier; a retainer. See 3d Jack, n.

Minute-jack (n.): A figure which strikes the hour on the bell of some fanciful clocks; -- called also jack of the clock house.

Sauce-alone (n.): Jack-by-the-hedge. See under Jack.

Jack (n.): A bar of iron athwart ships at a topgallant masthead, to support a royal mast, and give spread to the royal shrouds; -- called also jack crosstree.

Jack (n.): A mechanical contrivance, an auxiliary machine, or a subordinate part of a machine, rendering convenient service, and often supplying the place of a boy or attendant who was commonly called Jack

Black (n.): A negro; a person whose skin is of a black color, or shaded with black; esp. a member or descendant of certain African races.

Black (a.): In a less literal sense: Enveloped or shrouded in darkness; very dark or gloomy; as, a black night; the heavens black with clouds.

Ignis fatuus (): A phosphorescent light that appears, in the night, over marshy ground, supposed to be occasioned by the decomposition of animal or vegetable substances, or by some inflammable gas; -- popularly called also Will-with-the-wisp, or Will-o'-the-wisp, and Jack-with-a-lantern, or Jack-o'-lantern.

Tomcod (n.): The jack. See 2d Jack, 8. (c).

Thunderbird (n.): An Australian insectivorous singing bird (Pachycephala gutturalis). The male is conspicuously marked with black and yellow, and has a black crescent on the breast. Called also white-throated thickhead, orange-breasted thrust, black-crowned thrush, guttural thrush, and black-breasted flycatcher.

Jack (n.): A portable machine variously constructed, for exerting great pressure, or lifting or moving a heavy body through a small distance. It consists of a lever, screw, rack and pinion, hydraulic press, or any simple combination of mechanical powers, working in a compact pedestal or support and operated by a lever, crank, capstan bar, etc. The name is often given to a jackscrew, which is a kind of jack.

Black (n.): A black garment or dress; as, she wears black

Negro (n.): A black man; especially, one of a race of black or very dark persons who inhabit the greater part of tropical Africa, and are distinguished by crisped or curly hair, flat noses, and thick protruding lips; also, any black person of unmixed African blood, wherever found.

Black (a.): Destitute of light, or incapable of reflecting it; of the color of soot or coal; of the darkest or a very dark color, the opposite of white; characterized by such a color; as, black cloth; black hair or eyes.

Blacklist (v. t.): To put in a black list as deserving of suspicion, censure, or punishment; esp. to put in a list of persons stigmatized as insolvent or untrustworthy, -- as tradesmen and employers do for mutual protection; as, to blacklist a workman who has been discharged. See Black list, under Black, a.

Sea bass (): A large marine food fish (Serranus, / Centropristis, atrarius) which abounds on the Atlantic coast of the United States. It is dark bluish, with black bands, and more or less varied with small white spots and blotches. Called also, locally, blue bass, black sea bass, blackfish, bluefish, and black perch.

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Meaning of JACK

JACK means: Jack is slang for nothing.Jack is slang for a police officer.Jack is slang for an informer.Jack is vagrant slang for methylated spirits.Jack is drug slang for heroin.Jack is British slang for an erection.Jack is British slang for to ejaculate.Jack is American slang for money.Jack is Australian slang for tired or fed up.

Meaning of Jackamammy

Jackamammy means: Combination of 'jack rabbit' and 'Aunt Jemima.' People have said that jack rabbits looked like 'lynched' black people.

Meaning of Jack Tar

Jack Tar means: Bar (pub). I'm off to the Jack. See also 'Alone' and Bar (pub). Could be very confusing if you're going alone - "I'm off to the jack jack". Or, if you were telling your brother Jack, "I'm off to the jack jack, Jack"

Meaning of JUMPING JACK

JUMPING JACK means: Jumping Jack is London Cockney rhyming slang for black.

Meaning of jack the biscuit

jack the biscuit means: Something really good. Used as "I feel like Jack the biscuit in my new trainers.". Information from "The Hat" tells us that "Jack the biscuit" was apparently another name given to Jack "The Hat" McVitie (he who was killed by the Krays). He was known as Jack "The Hat", because he wore a hat, and Jack "The Biscuit" in reference to his surname McVitie.

Meaning of jack

jack means: (v.) to steal. Originally derived from "car-jack," although, now pertains to stealing anything.  "Check out his new walkman...let's jack it!"  2. n. Another reference to a telephone.  "I just got off the jack, waiting for him to call me back." 

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: Jack Daniel's bourbon whiskey. "Hey bartender, give me a Jack and Coke." The inventor of Jack, Jasper Newton "Jack" Daniel was born in September 1846, He was of Welsh, Scottish, English, and Scots-Irish descent - a good background for whiskey making.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: Jack Daniel's bourbon whiskey. "Hey bartender, give me a Jack and Coke." The inventor of Jack, Jasper Newton "Jack" Daniel was born in September 1846, He was of Welsh, Scottish, English, and Scots-Irish descent - a good background for whiskey making.

Meaning of Jack (Jones)

Jack (Jones) means: Noun. Alone. Rhyming slang. Usually used in the expression on your jack, or on my jack. See 'on ones jack'.

Meaning of Black Jack

Black Jack means: (1) The flag traditionally flown by pirate ships. (2) The name given by sailors to the bubonic plague, whose victims were said to turn black. (3) A large leather jug for beer, etc. coated externally with tar often used by dockside pubs and taverns.

Meaning of black jack

black jack means: A black man's penis.

Meaning of jack baller

jack baller means: Jack baller aka hoe or chicken head. Jack baller is a woman who proforms oral on a man. Stacy is a Jack baller. (ed: added verbatim - but I wonder who Stacey is?)

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: Jazz man's term for another person. Often used in a negative manner.Please don't dominate the rap, "Jack." Hit the road, "Jack."

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: 1. (RN) General nickname for Royal Navy sailors. Derived from "Jack Tar". 2. The flag that is flown from the jackstaff. Traditionally, in the RN it was the Union Jack, whereby it received its name.

Meaning of jack

jack means: a pound, and earlier (from the 1600s), a farthing. Perhaps based on jack meaning a small thing, although there are many possible different sources. Jack is much used in a wide variety of slang expressions.

Meaning of Black jack

Black jack means: Large drinking cups

Meaning of jack

jack means: To steal. To 'jack' something, e.g. "Hey. Someone jacked my calculator!", "Chelsea tried to jack my pen, that bitch.".

Meaning of JACK UP

JACK UP means: Jack up is slang for to inject oneself with a drug, usually heroin.Jack up is British slang for to arrange or organise, especially at short notice.

Meaning of JACK THE LAD

JACK THE LAD means: Jack the lad is British slang for a self−assured, cocky young man. Jack the lad is London Cockney rhyming slang for bad.

Meaning of Black Jack

Black Jack means: A large leather jug for beer, etc. coated externally with tar often used by dockside pubs and taverns.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: A pitcher or can of waxed leather; -- called also black jack.

Meaning of Blende

Blende means: A mineral, called also sphalerite, and by miners mock lead, false galena, and black-jack. It is a zinc sulphide, but often contains some iron. Its color is usually yellow, brown, or black, and its luster resinous.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: A flag, containing only the union, without the fly, usually hoisted on a jack staff at the bowsprit cap; -- called also union jack. The American jack is a small blue flag, with a star for each State.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: A machine or contrivance for turning a spit; a smoke jack, or kitchen jack.

Meaning of Black-jack

Black-jack means: The ensign of a pirate.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: A popular colloquial name for a sailor; -- called also Jack tar, and Jack afloat.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: To move or lift, as a house, by means of a jack or jacks. See 2d Jack, n., 5.

Meaning of Black-jack

Black-jack means: The Quercus nigra, or barren oak.

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: To hunt game at night by means of a jack. See 2d Jack, n., 4, n.

Meaning of Black-jack

Black-jack means: A large leather vessel for beer, etc.

Meaning of Black-jack

Black-jack means: Caramel or burnt sugar, used to color wines, spirits, ground coffee, etc.

Meaning of Sphalerite

Sphalerite means: Zinc sulphide; -- called also blende, black-jack, false galena, etc. See Blende (a).

Meaning of Black-jack

Black-jack means: A name given by English miners to sphalerite, or zinc blende; -- called also false galena. See Blende.

Meaning of Jackscrew

Jackscrew means: A jack in which a screw is used for lifting, or exerting pressure. See Illust. of 2d Jack, n., 5.

Meaning of Jackman

Jackman means: One wearing a jack; a horse soldier; a retainer. See 3d Jack, n.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Flame

Flame means: Ardor of affection; the passion of love.

Meaning of Half-blooded

Half-blooded means: Proceeding from a male and female of different breeds or races; having only one parent of good stock; as, a half-blooded sheep.

Meaning of Steady

Steady means: Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute; as, a man steady in his principles, in his purpose, or in the pursuit of an object.

Meaning of Symmetrical

Symmetrical means: Having corresponding parts or relations.

Meaning of Wrangler

Wrangler means: An angry disputant; one who disputes with heat or peevishness.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of PLAY HARDBALL

PLAY HARDBALL means: Play hardball is American slang for to behave ina tough, unrelenting manner.

Meaning of SMUSH

SMUSH means: Smush is slang for the mouth.

Meaning of tranks

tranks means: Noun. Tranquillizers.

Meaning of sad

sad means: not cool, of poor quality

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