Definition of jackal

Common misspellings:
  • jackel (100.0%)
  • jackle (0.0%)
  • jeckel (0.0%)
  • jeckal (0.0%)
  • jakal (0.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. 'The jackal has gone to earth ' said Maiwa 'he will be in the cave behind his hut ' and she pointed with her spear towards another small and semi circular enclosure over which a large hut was visible that had the cliff itself for a background - Maiwa's Revenge The War of the Little Hand by H. Rider Haggard

  2. The firm had a standing account with their bailiff he gave them six months' credit and the lynxes of Angouleme practically took a twelvemonth though tall Cointet would say month by month to the lynxes' jackal Do you want any money Doublon - Eve and David by Honore de Balzac

  3. Enver Pasha holds the country in his right hand Enver Pasha is the Kaiser's jackal - The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers