[ jey-zee ]
/ ˈdʒeɪ zi /
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noun, plural ja·seys.British Informal.
a wig, especially one made of worsted.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Origin of jasey
First recorded in 1770–80; perhaps variant of jersey
OTHER WORDS FROM jaseyjaseyed, adjective
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