Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To raise, hoist, or lift a thing using a jack, or similar means.
  • v. To raise, increase, or accelerate; often said of prices, fees, or rates.
  • v. To ruin; wreck; mess up; screw up; sometimes as a bowdlerized substitution for fuck up.
  • v. To give up; to abandon (something); to jig up, throw up, chuck up (give up, concede); to discontinue; to leave a job, break a contract; to jack in
  • v. To organise something.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. lift with a special device

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.