4 letter word starting with je

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
jean noun A twilled cotton cloth.
jeat noun See Jet.
jeel noun A morass; a shallow lake.
jeer noun A gear; a tackle., An assemblage or combination of tackles, for hoisting or lowering the lower yards of a ship., To utter sarcastic or scoffing reflections; to speak with mockery or derision; to use taunting language; to scoff; as, to jeer at a speaker., To treat with scoffs or derision; to address with jeers; to taunt; to flout; to mock at., A railing remark or reflection; a scoff; a taunt; a biting jest; a flout; a jibe; mockery.
jehu noun A coachman; a driver; especially, one who drives furiously.
jell verb i. To jelly.
jerk verb t. To cut into long slices or strips and dry in the sun; as, jerk beef. See Charqui., To beat; to strike., To give a quick and suddenly arrested thrust, push, pull, or twist, to; to yerk; as, to jerk one with the elbow; to jerk a coat off., To throw with a quick and suddenly arrested motion of the hand; as, to jerk a stone., To make a sudden motion; to move with a start, or by starts., To flout with contempt., A short, sudden pull, thrust, push, twitch, jolt, shake, or similar motion., A sudden start or spring.
jess noun A short strap of leather or silk secured round the leg of a hawk, to which the leash or line, wrapped round the falconer’s hand, was attached when used. See Illust. of Falcon.
jest noun A deed; an action; a gest., A mask; a pageant; an interlude., Something done or said in order to amuse; a joke; a witticism; a jocose or sportive remark or phrase. See Synonyms under Jest, v. i., The object of laughter or sport; a laughingstock., To take part in a merrymaking; — especially, to act in a mask or interlude., To make merriment by words or actions; to joke; to make light of anything.