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Meaning of JUTE

Pronunciation:  joot, joot

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Saxons to become Anglo-Saxons
  2. [n]  a plant fiber used in making rope or sacks
 

JUTE is a 4 letter word that starts with J.

 

 See Also: bagging, European, plant fiber, plant fibre, rope, sacking

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Jute\ (j[=u]t), n. [Hind. j[=u]t, Skr. j[=u][.t]a matted
hair; cf. ja[.t]a matted hair, fibrous roots.]
The coarse, strong fiber of the East Indian {Corchorus
olitorius}, and {C. capsularis}; also, the plant itself. The
fiber is much used for making mats, gunny cloth, cordage,
hangings, paper, etc.

 

 

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