Jimmy

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Jimmy Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a short crowbar; "in England they call a jimmy and jemmy"
  • to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a short crowbar; "in England they call a jimmy and jemmy"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Jimmy'


  • Jimmy: Jimmy may refer to. Film, stage, and television : Jimmy (musical), a 1969 stage musical about New York City mayor Jimmy Walker. Jimmy (1979 film) ...
  • Jimmy Carter: James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. (born October 1, 1924) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 39th ...
  • Jimmy Olsen: James "Jimmy" Bartholomew Olsen is a fictional character who appears mainly in DC Comics ’ Superman stories. Olsen is a young ...
  • Jimmy Page: James Patrick "Jimmy" Page, OBE | size 100% | country GBR (born 9 January 1944) is an English musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, ...
  • Jimmy Fallon: James Thomas "Jimmy" Fallon-- (born September 19, 1974) is an American television host, comedian, actor, singer, writer, and producer. ...
  • Jimmy Dorsey: James "Jimmy" Dorsey (February 29, 1904 – June 12, 1957) was a prominent American jazz clarinetist , saxophonist , trumpeter , composer, ...
  • Jimmy Savile: Sir James Wilson Vincent "Jimmy" Savile, OBE , KCSG (ˈ | s | æ | v | ɪ | l, 31 October 1926 – 29 October 2011) was an English DJ , ...
  • Jimmy Barnes: James Dixon Swan (born 28 April 1956), better known as Jimmy Barnes, is a Scottish-born Australian rock singer-songwriter. His father, ...
  • Jimmy King (Emmerdale): James Frederick "Jimmy" King is a fictional character in the British ITV soap opera Emmerdale . He is played by Nick Miles . ...

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Meaning of the Name 'Jimmy'


  • Meaning: Supplanter
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Gender: Male


'Jimmy' example sentence in quotations


* That Jim Brown. He says he isn't Superman. What he really means is that Superman isn't Jimmy Brown - Anon.

* Recession is when your neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his. - Ronald Reagan

* Just when you think there's nothing to write about, Nixon says, 'I am not a crook.' Jimmy Carter says, 'I have lusted after women in my heart.' President Reagan says, 'I have just taken a urinalysis test, and I am not on dope.' - Art Buchwald


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Jimmy Sample Sentences in News


  • Taylor Swift inspires Jimmy Kimmel to throw out his music booker
    Taylor Swift reignited a grudge Jimmy Kimmel has held for nearly 10 years: missing out on being the person who introduced the crossover star to the masses. Read more on this news related to 'Jimmy'
  • Jimmy Graham still limited in practice, fantasy owners stay cautious
    Jimmy Graham is limited again on Thursday, though he should be ready for Week 8. Graham may end up with a questionable tag in Friday's final injury report, but he's expected to be ready for Sunday's Week 8 game against the Green Bay Packers. Graham ended up playing just 30 of 75 snaps in the game, finishing with zero catches on two targets. Read more on this news related to 'Jimmy'
  • Jimmy Butler on contract clock with Bulls
    If his absence in a mere exhibition doesn't underscore Jimmy Butler's value, then surely not having him to guard Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James in next week's first two regular-season games would. Read more on this news related to 'Jimmy'

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