[ jey-kweez, -kwiz, jeyks ]

  1. a disillusioned and satirical observer of life, in Shakespeare's As You Like It.

Other words from Jaques

  • Ja·que·si·an [juh-kwee-zee-uhn], /dʒəˈkwi zi ən/, adjective

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How to use Jaques in a sentence

  • Eurhythmics, a general term, but usually used to denote a system of education evolved by mile Jaques-Dalcroze of Geneva.