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  Words related to jack

Related / Similar Words: jackass, knave, jackfruit, jak, laborer, manual laborer, labourer, mariner, seaman, tar, Jack-tar, Jack, old salt, seafarer, gob, sea dog, jacklight, jack up

 

Definition:
  • male donkey;
  • any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm-temperate seas;
  • tool for exerting pressure or lifting;
  • one of four face cards in a deck bearing a picture of a young prince;
  • small flag indicating a ship''s nationality;
  • game equipment consisting of one of several small objects picked up while bouncing a ball in the game of jacks;
  • an electrical device consisting of a connector socket designed for the insertion of a plug;
  • immense East Indian fruit resembling breadfruit of; its seeds are commonly roasted;
  • someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor;
  • a man who serves as a sailor;
  • hunt with a jacklight;
  • lift with a special device; "jack up the car so you can change the tire";

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    Hyponyms: crevalle jack, jack crevalle, Caranx hippos, yellow jack, Caranx bartholomaei, runner, blue runner, Caranx crysos, rainbow runner, Elagatis bipinnulata, leatherjacket, leatherjack, threadfish, thread-fish, Alectis ciliaris, amberjack, amberfish, yellowtail, Seriola dorsalis, rudderfish, banded rudderfish, Seriola zonata, kingfish, Seriola grandis, bumper jack, jackscrew, screw jack, telephone jack, phone jack, agricultural laborer, agricultural labourer, bracero, cleaner, day laborer, day labourer, digger, dishwasher, drudge, peon, navvy, galley slave, gandy dancer, gravedigger, hewer, hired hand, hand, hired man, hod carrier, hodman, itinerant, lumberman, lumberjack, feller, faller, miner, mineworker, muleteer, mule skinner, mule driver, skinner, platelayer, tracklayer, porter, rail-splitter, splitter, sawyer, section hand, sprayer, stacker, steeplejack, stevedore, loader, longshoreman, docker, dockhand, dock worker, dock-walloper, lumper, stoker, fireman, woodcutter, wrecker, yardman, able seaman, able-bodied seaman, boatswain, bos'n, bo's'n, bosun, bo'sun, deckhand, roustabout, helmsman, steersman, steerer, lighterman, bargeman, bargee, officer, ship's officer, pilot, sea lawyer, whaler

     

    Part Meronyms: jackfruit, jackfruit tree, Artocarpus heterophyllus

     

    Member Meronyms: Carangidae, family Carangidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: jack up, labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil, tug, push, drive

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: donkraft and knægt   Dutch: boer and krik  
    Esperanto: bubo and kriko   Finnish: sotilas and tunkki  
    French: cric and valet   German: Bube  
    Hungarian: bubi and emelő   Italian: cric and fante  
    Japanese: ジャック and 起重機   Maltese: kavall and ġakk  
    Portuguese: valete   Russian: валет and домкрат  
    Slovak: dolník   Slovene: fant  
    Spanish: gato and sota   Swedish: Domkraft and knekt  
     
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