[ jan-uhk ]
/ ˈdʒæn ək /
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adjective British, Australian Informal.
honest; fair; straightforward.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also jon·nick [jon-ik] /ˈdʒɒn ɪk/
Origin of jannock
First recorded in 1825–30; origin uncertain
Words nearby jannock
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Example sentences from the Web for jannock
On the morning of Christmas Day the usual breakfast was of black puddings, with jannock, &c.Lancashire Folk-lore|John Harland