jading


jading
dʒeɪd n. green mineral used in jewelry and ornamentation; green color resembling jade; mean-spirited or worthless horse; evil-tempered woman, woman with a bad reputation v. wear out, make tired, exhaust

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  • Jading — Jade Jade, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jading}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To treat like a jade; to spurn. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To make ridiculous and contemptible. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] I do now fool myself, to let… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jade — Jade, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jading}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To treat like a jade; to spurn. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To make ridiculous and contemptible. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] I do now fool myself, to let imagination… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jaded — Jade Jade, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jading}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To treat like a jade; to spurn. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To make ridiculous and contemptible. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] I do now fool myself, to let… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jade — I. noun Etymology: Middle English Date: 14th century 1. a broken down, vicious, or worthless horse 2. a. a disreputable woman b. a flirtatious girl II. verb (jaded; jading) Date: 1524 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • jade — jade1 jadelike, adj. /jayd/, n. 1. either of two minerals, jadeite or nephrite, sometimes green, highly esteemed as an ornamental stone for carvings, jewelry, etc. 2. an object, as a carving, made from this material. 3. Also called jade green.… …   Universalium

  • cloying — Synonyms and related words: bad, barfy, bathetic, beery, brackish, cloysome, fetid, filling, foul, fulsome, gooey, gushing, high, icky, jading, luscious, maggoty, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, namby pamby, nasty, nauseant, nauseating, nauseous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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