Definitions

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  • proper n. A diminutive of the female given names Jane and Jennifer, also used as a formal given name.
  • n. A Wren (member of the WRNS)

Etymologies

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Examples

  • everyone seemed to jump to the conclusion that jenny had been ripped off, and that this was another case of small indie company being screwed over by a big company. the biggest reason people seemed offended was because it was Jenny, not because of the situation.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Without a word Jenny went and helped her, leaning to press on the door above and below the handle which Dee was grasping.

    THE FORBIDDEN GAME

  • MEG CABOT is the author of the 1-800-WHERE-R-YOU books (originally published under the name Jenny Carroll), as well as The Mediator series and the #1 New York Times best-sellers All-American Girl and The Princess Diaries series (which was made into a major motion picture by Disney).

    SAFE HOUSE

  • And if you have a girl, just remember that "Jenny" is a good, solid name.

    With Fingers Crossed

  • Each one of them’s under the name Jenny Etheridge.

    Unspeakable

  • Jenny is wonderful around animals (hell, she puts up with me), and she spends time during the day working on the basic commands with Pritch.

    Uncategorized Blog Posts

  • And to those who dismiss blogging as an activity of teenagers or those of arrested development, Jenny is a Professor of English at Columbia University and a superb triathalonist (if that is a word) as well as having written various highly regarded novels and other books.

    January 2009

  • Jenny is an unfailingly positive, encouraging, amusing, witty and erudite person who I greatly admire.

    January 2009

  • I know Jenny got a job there after college, we should grab a drink and then actually find a way to get in touch with Jenny is really useful.

    Social Media Burnout

  • Not that the new judges come without any accent whatsoever: Tyler can rock the Boston accent; and Jenny from the Block can revert to the Bronx as needed.

    Roger Catlin: The Rise and Fall of the Mean British Judge

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