• Jug Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A vessel, usually of coarse earthenware, with a swelling belly and narrow mouth, and having a handle on one side.
  2. (v. i.) To utter a sound resembling this word, as certain birds do, especially the nightingale.
  3. (v. t.) To commit to jail; to imprison.
  4. (n.) A prison; a jail; a lockup.
  5. (v. t.) To seethe or stew, as in a jug or jar placed in boiling water; as, to jug a hare.
  6. (n.) A pitcher; a ewer.
  7. (v. i.) To nestle or collect together in a covey; -- said of quails and partridges.

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• Juggler Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who practices or exhibits tricks by sleight of hand; one skilled in legerdemain; a conjurer.
  2. (n.) A deceiver; a cheat.

• Jugular Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Any fish which has the ventral fins situated forward of the pectoral fins, or beneath the throat; one of a division of fishes (Jugulares).
  2. (a.) Of or pertaining to the jugular vein; as, the jugular foramen.
  3. (a.) Having the ventral fins beneath the throat; -- said of certain fishes.
  4. (a.) One of the large veins which return the blood from the head to the heart through two chief trunks, an external and an internal, on each side of the neck; -- called also the jugular vein.
  5. (a.) Of or pertaining to the throat or neck; as, the jugular vein.