jemmy


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Jimmy \Jim"my\, n.; pl. Jimmies. [Cf. Jemmy.]
   A short crowbar used by burglars in breaking open doors.
   [Written also jemmy.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Jemmy \Jem"my\, a. [Cf. Gim, and Gimp, a.]
   Spruce. [Slang, Eng.] --Smart.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Jemmy \Jem"my\, n.
   1. A short crowbar. See Jimmy. [Chiefly Brit.]
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   2. A baked sheep's head. [Slang, Eng.] --Dickens.
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