jacqueries were organised in which all sorts of horrors were perpetrated.
When he becomes a Nihilist we shall have the Commune in our cities, and beyond them the jacqueries!
Here opens the stormy period of the jacqueries, Pragueries, and Leagues.
These jacqueries hastened the movement of the regular revolution.
1520s, from Middle French jacquerie "peasants or villeins collectively," from Jacques, the proper name, which is used as Jack is used in English, in the sense of "any common fellow." So, also, "the rising of the northern French peasants against the nobles, 1357-8," from a French usage. Etymologically, Jacques is from Late Latin Iacobus (see Jacob).