from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. Offensive To bargain shrewdly or unfairly with. Often used with down.
- transitive v. Offensive To haggle so as to reduce (a price). Often used with down.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To bargain, to attempt to gain an unfair price in a business deal; to defraud.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Originally, one belonging to the tribe or kingdom of Judah; after the return from the Babylonish captivity, any member of the new state; a Hebrew; an Israelite.
- n. An adherent of Judaism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Hebrew; an Israelite.
- n. A person who seeks gain by sordid or crafty means; a hard-fisted money-lender, or tricky dealer: an opprobrious use: as, he is a regular Jew.
- n. [In the original editions the word in this passage is Jewes, the old dissyllabic possessive for either sex. The phrase “worth a Jewes eye” is the old proverb here used punningly.].
- To overreach; cheat; beat unfairly at a bargain: as, to jew one out of a dollar.
- To practise arts of overreaching or cheating in trade.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties
Martin telling the jarvey to drive ahead and the citizen bawling and Alf and Joe at him to whisht and he on his high horse about the jews and the loafers calling for a speech and Jack Power trying to get him to sit down on the car and hold his bloody jaw and a loafer with a patch over his eye starts singing _If the man in the moon was a jew, jew, jew_ and
Put them together -- what a excellent lookin 'jew!
Starman: Do you really want to say that an Orthodox jew is more “serious” than a Conservative jew is more “serious” than a Reform jew?
Do you really want to say that an Orthodox jew is more “serious” than a Conservative jew is more “serious” than a Reform jew?
July 28th, 2006 at 5: 53 pm hister says: one jew is too many
You seem to have no problems killing Arabs, but anyone killing a jew is seen by you as a terrorist.
Stop running these Howard posts … that jew is as irrelevant as Gilbert Gottfried
I know as a jew, im not supposed to idol worship, but I could really go for something in a parting of the red sea theme, with a wave border print placed at a deep v for the "parting" and a giant Moses portrait on the back.
A jew is someone who practices the jewish religion.
In reference to Mack Calhoun's statement, where he used the word jew'' in discussing the purchase price of an item, I have waited for people in his district to come out in his defense.