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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Dandy or fop; jasmine.

Usage examples (10)
  • There were also "jessamy" gloves -- namely, kid gloves perfumed with jessamine; a black velvet mask; a superb painted fan; a box of patches, another of violet powder,...
  • Wi'that she gid me a beautiful spreg o 'jessamy, jist
  • I'd rather zitin tha poorch, wi 'tha jessamy ranglin roun it, and hire
  • Up the side he scrambles, with the help of a side-ladder, all togged out to the nines in a span-new blue jacket and anchor buttons, a cap with a gould band, and white ducks... for more
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