jammy

[jam-ee]

Origin of jammy

1850–55; apparently jam2 + -y1; compare the idioms to have jam on it to have something easy; real jam, pure jam something easy or pleasant
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jammy

adjective -mier or -miest
  1. covered with or tasting like jam
  2. British slang luckyjammy so-and-sos!
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