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Origin of jerry1
Words nearby jerry
Definition for jerry (2 of 4)
noun, plural jer·ries.Chiefly British Slang.
Origin of jerry2
Definition for jerry (3 of 4)
Definition for jerry (4 of 4)
noun, plural Jer·ries.Older Slang: Sometimes Offensive.
usage note for Jerry
Example sentences from the Web for jerry
There is, for example, the Seinfeld episode where Jerry, feeling flush with cash, buys his parents a Caddy.
Sen. Jerry Moran, a Republican from Kansas, was among the first politicians to call for an Ebola czar.
Mitchell has close ties with Sen. Jerry Tillman, the lawmaker who sponsored the bill.At This Creepy Libertarian Charter School, Kids Must Swear ‘to Be Obedient to Those in Authority’|ProPublica|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“[Amazon] should be showcasing ‘Tom and Jerry’ among classic movies in a way that gives them cultural context,” he said.
Amazon has put a racism disclaimer on its series of “Tom and Jerry” cartoons.
Jerry related what he had heard about the plans of the athletic club to hold an out-door meet on their grounds three weeks hence.The Motor Boys|Clarence Young
Jerry examined it, saw that it was a good cigar, and said: "I don't smoke myself, but I have a brother that does."Cappy Ricks|Peter B. Kyne
"He's coming," said Jerry, as they heard a thump that was Andy jumping down the last two steps of the front stairs.Jerry's Charge Account|Hazel Hutchins Wilson
Althea managed to get Jerry into a corner, where she gave him a bad half hour.Cinderella Jane|Marjorie Benton Cooke
Jerry was out then, an' we were married an' began together in the little room down the street; an' now I thought often of Nan.