Jane

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jane

(dʒeɪn)
n
slang chiefly US a girl or woman
Translations
YanaЯна
Jana
Johanne
Johanna
ジェーン
Johanne
Johanna

Jane

[dʒeɪn] NJuana

Jane

n
jane (US sl: = woman) → Frau f
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Set in Haridwar and Hrishikesh of the mid nineties, the narrative subtly highlights the Indian prejudice against plain Janes with average complexion.
And of course the classic black is back but even then there's no room for Plain Janes as patterns, embroidery and embellishments are key.
According to Washington Post, it was found that men swear more than women and f-words are plain Janes in front of Twitter's curse word of choice.
Being an attractive female puts a woman in the firing line by making them a target for rivals whose own mating prospects are damaged by being plain Janes in comparison.
For Dubai's plain janes, Roe says, "Wear colour -- it's bold and helps you be confident.
Ellen Extensions makes Plain Janes look like socialites without the hassle of having to go to a salon.
Compared to the Premier League's Plain Janes they are certainly sitting pretty.
Helpful mushrooms White button mushrooms, the plain Janes of edible fungi, are actually quite stimulating: Their powder seems to jump-start the immune response of cells taken from mice, a new study finds (SN: 3/8/08, p.
The Plain Janes concerns Jane, an equally hot headed but lovable character, who is forced to move from the vibrant Metro City to bland suburbia.
The first three in the series--The Plain Janes, Re-Gifters and Clubbing--are on shelves now.
So, despite reports of Ugly Betty giving succour and confidence to Plain Janes worldwide, forgive me if I express doubt that this TV show is working any radical magic on how we perceive 'beauty'.
The range, which is being aimed at a readership of teenage girls, is scheduled to launch in May 2007 with The Plain Janes by Cecil Castellucci.