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Section 10: Words Starting with J. jacket. j . a . c . k . e . t . jacket. jacket
means a short coat. I have to wear a jacket and tie to work.
jail. j . a . i . l . jail. jail means a correctional institution used to detain persons
who are in the lawful custody of the government. He's been in jail for three months already.
January. j . a . n . u . a . r . y . January. January means the first month of the year;
begins 10 days after the winter solstice. I haven't heard from him since last January.
jealous. j . e . a . l . o . u . s . jealous. jealous means showing extreme cupidity; painfully
desirous of another's advantages. Jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions.
jeans. j . e . a . n . s . jeans. jeans means close-fitting pants of heavy denim for manual
work or casual wear. A faded pair of blue jeans.
jelly. j . e . l . l . y . jelly. jelly means a preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit.
A raspberry jelly. jewelry. j . e . w . e . l . r . y . jewelry.
jewelry means an adornment made of precious metals and set with gems. She wears a lot
of gold jewelry. job. j . o . b . job. job means the principal
activity in your life that you do to earn money. He gave it up as a bad job.
join. j . o . i . n . join. join means become part of; become a member of a group or organization.
He joined the Communist Party as a young man. joint. j . o . i . n . t . joint. joint means
united or combined. A joint session of Congress. jointly. j . o . i . n . t . l . y . jointly.
jointly means in collaboration or cooperation. This paper was written jointly.
joke. j . o . k . e . joke. joke means a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter.
He laughed unpleasantly at his own joke. journalist. j . o . u . r . n . a . l . i
. s . t . journalist. journalist means a writer for newspapers and magazines. A well-known
journalist and broadcaster. journey. j . o . u . r . n . e . y . journey.
journey means the act of traveling from one place to another. We broke our journey in
Madrid. joy. j . o . y . . joy. joy means the emotion
of great happiness. The game was a joy to watch.
judge. j . u . d . g . e . judge. judge means a public official authorized to decide questions
brought before a court of justice. The judge sentenced him to five years in prison.
judgment. j . u . d . g . m . e . n . t . judgment. judgment means an opinion formed by judging
something. He was reluctant to make his judgment known.
juice. j . u . i . c . e . juice. juice means the liquid part that can be extracted from
plant or animal tissue. Two orange juices, please.
july. j . u . l . y . july. july means the month following June and preceding August.
Laura came over to England last July. jump. j . u . m . p . jump. jump means move
forward by leaps and bounds. Can you jump over the fence?
june. j . u . n . e . june. june means the month following May and preceding July. I
finished school last June. junior. j . u . n . i . o . r . junior. junior
means younger; lower in rank; shorter in length of tenure or service. The junior class.
jury. j . u . r . y . jury. jury means a body of citizens sworn to give a true verdict according
to the evidence presented in a court of law. Members of the jury .
just. j . u . s . t . just. just means and nothing more. Indicating exactness or preciseness.
It was just as he said-The jewel was gone. justice. j . u . s . t . i . c . e . justice.
justice means the quality of being just or fair. Laws based on the principles of justice
. justify. j . u . s . t . i . f . y . justify.
justify means show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for. The end justifies the
means. justified. j . u . s . t . i . f . i . e . d
. justified. justified means having words so spaced that lines have straight even margins.
His fears proved justified. Thanks for watching! This is all for section
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