- 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.
She wondered vaguely if Jessie, to whom she had confided this, had betrayed her.
Jessie Staples—for it was she—looked at Jack Garner with troubled eyes.
Like the wise girl that she was, Jessie made excuses for her friend.
"I will keep to my part of the compact, Jessie," he said, huskily.
- slang an effeminate, weak, or cowardly boy or man
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