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Meaning of JACKS

Pronunciation:  j'aks

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a game in which jackstones are thrown and picked up in various groups between bounces of a small rubber ball
  2. [n]  plaything consisting of small 6-pointed metal pieces that are used (along with a ball) to play the game of jacks
 

JACKS is a 5 letter word that starts with J.

 

 Synonyms: jackstones, jackstones, knucklebones
 
 See Also: child's game, plaything, toy

 

 

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 Related Terms: agate, ball, baseball bat, bat, battledore, bauble, blocks, checkerboard, chessboard, club, cockhorse, cricket bat, cue, doll, doll carriage, gewgaw, gimcrack, golf club, hobbyhorse, jack-in-the-box, jackstones, jackstraws, kickshaw, knickknack, marble, marionette, mig, paper doll, pick-up sticks, pinwheel, plaything, puppet, racket, rag doll, rocking horse, sport, steelie, taw, teetotum, top, toy, toy soldier, trinket, whim-wham
 

 

 

 

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