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Jessie

[jes-ee]
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noun
  1. a female given name, form of Jessica.
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  • But one of their number, Jessie Staples, hung back to have a word with Dorothy.

    Pretty Madcap Dorothy

    Laura Jean Libbey

  • Like the wise girl that she was, Jessie made excuses for her friend.

    Pretty Madcap Dorothy

    Laura Jean Libbey

  • Jessie Staples—for it was she—looked at Jack Garner with troubled eyes.

    Pretty Madcap Dorothy

    Laura Jean Libbey

  • She wondered vaguely if Jessie, to whom she had confided this, had betrayed her.

    Pretty Madcap Dorothy

    Laura Jean Libbey

  • "I will keep to my part of the compact, Jessie," he said, huskily.

    Pretty Madcap Dorothy

    Laura Jean Libbey


British Dictionary definitions for jessie

jessie

noun
  1. slang an effeminate, weak, or cowardly boy or man
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