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Meaning of JEMMY

Pronunciation:  'jemee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a short crowbar; "in England they call a jimmy and jemmy"
 

JEMMY is a 5 letter word that starts with J.

 

 Synonyms: jimmy
 
 See Also: crowbar, pry, pry bar, wrecking bar

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Jem"my\, a. [Cf. {Gim}, and {Gimp}, a.]
    Spruce. [Slang, Eng.] --Smart.
    
    
  2. \Jem"my\, n.
    1. A short crowbar. See {Jimmy}.
    
    2. A baked sheep's head. [Slang, Eng.] --Dickens.
    
    
 

 

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