Jerry

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Jer·ry

 (jĕr′ē)
n. pl. Jer·ries Chiefly British Slang
A German, especially a German soldier.

[Alteration of German.]

jerry

(ˈdʒɛrɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. Brit an informal word for chamberpot
2. (Units) short for jeroboam

Jerry

(ˈdʒɛrɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. a German, esp a German soldier
2. the Germans collectively: Jerry didn't send his bombers out last night.

Jer•ry

(ˈdʒɛr i)

n., pl. -ries. Brit. Informal.
a German soldier.
[1910–15; appar. alter. of German; see -y2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jerry - offensive term for a person of German descent
derogation, disparagement, depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
German - a person of German nationality
Translations

jerry

[ˈdʒerɪ]
A. N (Brit) → orinal m
B. CPD jerry can Nbidón m

Jerry

2 [ˈdʒerɪ] N (Brit) (Mil) a Jerryun alemán
Jerrylos alemanes

Jerry

n (esp Mil sl) (= German soldier)deutscher Soldat, Deutsche(r) m; (= the Germans)die Deutschen pl

jerry

n (dated Brit inf: = chamber pot) → Pott m (inf), → Thron m (inf)

jerry

:
jerry-builder
jerry-building
jerry-built
jerry can
ngroßer (Blech)kanister