Jackie

[jak-ee]

Joyner-Kersee

[joi-ner-kur-see]
noun
  1. JacquelineJackie, born 1962, U.S. track and field athlete.

Onassis

[oh-nas-is, oh-nah-sis]
noun
  1. Aristotle Socrates,1906–75, Greek businessman, born in Turkey.
  2. Jacqueline (Lee Bou·vi·er Kennedy) [boo-vee-ey] /ˈbu viˌeɪ/, Jackie, 1929–94, wife of John F. Kennedy (1953–63) and Aristotle Onassis (1968–75).

Robinson

[rob-in-suh n]
noun
  1. BillBojangles, 1878–1949, U.S. tap dancer.
  2. Board·man [bawrd-muh n, bohrd-] /ˈbɔrd mən, ˈboʊrd-/, 1876–1952, U.S. painter and illustrator, born in Nova Scotia.
  3. Brooks Calbert,born 1937, U.S. baseball player.
  4. Edward G.Emanuel Goldenberg, 1893–1973, U.S. actor, born in Romania.
  5. Edwin Arlington,1869–1935, U.S. poet.
  6. Frank,born 1935, U.S. baseball player: first black manager in Major Leagues, 1975.
  7. Frederick John, Viscount Gode·rich [gohd-rich] /ˈgoʊd rɪtʃ/, 1st Earl of Ripon,1782–1859, British statesman: prime minister 1827–28.
  8. Jack RooseveltJackie, 1919–72, U.S. baseball player.
  9. James Harvey,1863–1936, U.S. historian.
  10. Mary,born 1944, Irish lawyer and politician: first woman president 1990–97.
  11. RayWalker SmithSugar Ray, 1921–1989, U.S. boxer.
  12. Sir Robert,1886–1975, English chemist: Nobel prize 1947.
  13. a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for jackie

Contemporary Examples of jackie

Historical Examples of jackie

  • A stick of candy from Tom's pocket was greedily accepted by Jackie.

    The Dare Boys of 1776

    Stephen Angus Cox

  • Suddenly a thought struck her, and she pulled Jackie gently by the sleeve.

    A Pair of Clogs

    Amy Walton

  • It was a great trial to her, for she had a generous nature and was very fond of Jackie.

    A Pair of Clogs

    Amy Walton

  • She pointed excitedly to the little shoe which Jackie still held.

    A Pair of Clogs

    Amy Walton

  • If you could choose,” Jackie had once said to her in jest, “whose daughter would you be?

    A Pair of Clogs

    Amy Walton


British Dictionary definitions for jackie

Jackie

Jacky

noun plural Jackies Australian offensive, slang
  1. a native Australian
  2. native Australians collectively
  3. sit up like Jackie to sit bolt upright, esp cheekily

Onassis

noun
  1. Aristotle (Socrates). 1906–75, Argentinian (formerly Greek) shipowner, born in Turkey. In 1968 he married Jacqueline, 1929–94, the widow of US President John F. Kennedy

Robinson

noun
  1. Edward G., real name Emanuel Goldenberg . 1893–1973, US film actor, born in Romania, famous esp for gangster roles. His films include Little Caesar (1930), Brother Orchid (1940), Double Indemnity (1944), and All My Sons (1948)
  2. Edward Arlington . 1869–1935, US poet, author of narrative verse, often based on Arthurian legend. His works include Collected Poems (1922), The Man Who Died Twice (1924), and Tristram (1927)
  3. (William) Heath . 1872–1944, British cartoonist and book illustrator, best known for his comic drawings of fantastic machines
  4. John (Arthur Thomas)1919–83, British bishop and theologian, best known for his controversial Honest to God (1963), which popularized radical theological discussion. He was suffragan Bishop of Woolwich (1959–69)
  5. Mary . born 1944, Irish barrister and politician: president of Ireland 1990–97; UN high commissioner for human rights (1997–2002)
  6. Smokey, real name William Robinson . born 1940, US Motown singer, songwriter, and producer. His hits include "The Tears of a Clown" (1970) (with the Miracles) and "Being with you" (1981)
  7. "Sugar" Ray, real name Walker Smith . 1921–89, US boxer, winner of the world middleweight championship on five separate occasions
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Idioms and Phrases with jackie

Robinson

see before you can say Jack Robinson.

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