Definition of jacks

Common misspellings:
  • jaks (0.0%)
  • jacs (0.0%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. As is always the case it was the smaller officials who were the most offensive the little Jacks in office from the postal administration the common officers the hundred obscure civil servants who wear a sword and uniform unworthily in any one of the three European empires - The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman

  2. It was a large low chamber with heavy beams overhead hung with leather jacks and pewter tankards - Master Skylark by John Bennett

  3. Piers explained that as yet he had no personal acquaintance with Mr Jacks that he had to his surprise received a written invitation a few days ago - The Crown of Life by George Gissing