- a member of a civic group for young business and community leaders.
Origin of Jaycee
1945–50, Americanism; spelling forms of the letters JC, abbreviation of Junior Chamber in its original name United States Junior Chamber of Commerce
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Examples from the Web for jaycee
Jaycee Dugard, who was held captive for 18 years in a squalid series of tents by her abductor, who fathered her two children.New Hope for Parents of Missing Madeleine McCann
Barbie Latza Nadeau
May 8, 2013
Jaycee Dugard: “I Want to Be Remembered for What I do, Not What Happened to Me”
Jaycee Dugard, who was held captive and sexually assaulted for 18 years, gave her first interview to Diane Sawyer on Sunday night.
But unlike the Martinez case, Jaycee Dugard would not be suing the parole officers who voted to release Garrido in 1988.Why Jaycee Dugard Should Sue
September 10, 2009
- Australian, NZ, US and Canadian a young person who belongs to a junior chamber of commerce
C20: from the initials of J (unior) C (hamber), short for United States Junior Chamber of Commerce
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Word Origin and History for jaycee
1946, American English, from pronunciation of J.C., in Junior Chamber (of Commerce).
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