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Jade

Pronunciation: jād
n.1.(Min.) A stone, commonly of a pale to dark green color but sometimes whitish. It is very hard and compact, capable of fine polish, and is used for ornamental purposes and for implements, esp. in Eastern countries and among many early peoples.
2.A color resembling that of jade{1}; it varies from yellowish-green to bluish-green.
1.
1.A mean or tired horse; a worthless nag.
Tired as a jade in overloaden cart.
- Sir P. Sidney.
2.A disreputable or vicious woman; a wench; a quean; also, sometimes, a worthless man.
3.A young woman; - generally so called in irony or slight contempt.
A souple jade she was, and strang.
- Burns.
v. t.1.To treat like a jade; to spurn.
2.To make ridiculous and contemptible.
I do now fool myself, to let imagination jade me.
- Shak.
3.To exhaust by overdriving or long-continued labor of any kind; to tire, make dull, or wear out by severe or tedious tasks; to harass.
v. i.1.To become weary; to lose spirit.
They . . . fail, and jade, and tire in the prosecution.
- South.
Noun1.jade - a semiprecious gemstone that takes a high polish; is usually green but sometimes whitish; consists of jadeite or nephrite
Synonyms: jadestone
2.jade - a woman adulterer
3.jade - a light green color varying from bluish green to yellowish green
Synonyms: jade green
4.jade - an old or over-worked horse
Synonyms: nag, hack, plug
Verb1.jade - get tired of something or somebody
Synonyms: fatigue, tire, weary, pall
2.jade - exhaust or tire through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
Adj.1.jade - similar to the color of jade; especially varying from bluish green to yellowish green
Synonyms: jade-green
1.JADE - James' DSSSL Engine
2.Jade - U Washington, late 80's. A strongly-typed language, object-oriented but without classes. For type research. The compiler output is Smalltalk. [Submitter claimed that Jade has exactly one user!]
3.Jade - Implicit coarse-grained concurrency. The constructs 'with', 'withonly' and 'without' create tasks with specified side effects to shared data objects. Implemented as a C preprocessor. "Coarse-Grain Parallel Programming in Jade", M.S. Lam et al, SIGPLAN Notices 26(7):94-105 (Jul 1991).
Jasmine Application Development Environment (Jasmine, DB, CA) To see jade in your dream, indicates healing powers, immortality, and truth. Additionally, it also represents growth, shaping and development of your personality.Egyptian green, Guinea green, Irish green, Janus green, Jezebel, Kelly green, Kendal green, Kildare green, Lincoln green, Mitis green, Montpellier green, Nile green, Paris green, Quaker green, Saxony green, Schweinfurt green, Spanish green, Vienna green, Wedgwood green, absinthe, adamant, agate, alexandrite, allay, amethyst, apple green, aqua green, aquamarine, avocado green, bad woman, baggage, balker, balky horse, be infinitely repetitive, be tedious, beat, beldam, beryl, beryl green, bice, bitch, bloodstone, blow, bottle green, break down, brilliant, broad, burn out, carbuncle, carnelian, celadon, chalcedony, chartreuse, chartreuse green, chartreuse tint, chippy, chrome oxide green, chrysoberyl, chrysolite, chrysoprase green, citrine, citron green, civette green, clitoromaniac, cloy, cobalt green, cocotte, collapse, coral, corbeau, crack up, cram, crock, crone, crowbait, cucumber green, cypress green, debilitate, demantoid, depress, diamond, do in, do up, dog, drab, drag on, drain, droop, drop, duck green, easy lay, easy woman, emasculate, emerald, emeraude, enervate, engorge, exhaust, fag, fag out, faint, fatigue, fill, fill up, fir, flag, floozie, floozy, frail sister, frazzle, garnet, garron, gasp, get tired, girasol, give out, glauconite, glaucous, glaucous green, glut, go on forever, goat, gorge, grass green, green ocher, grisette, grow weary, hack, harass, harlequin opal, harridan, heliotrope, holly green, hyacinth, hysteromaniac, irk, jadestone, jargoon, jasper, jezebel, jughead, knock out, knock up, lapis lazuli, leaf green, loose woman, malachite green, malapert, meadow brook, methyl green, mignonette, milori green, minx, moonstone, morganite, moss green, myrtle, nag, nymphet, nympho, nymphomaniac, olive, onyx, opal, oppress, overdose, overfatigue, overfeed, overfill, overgorge, oversaturate, overstrain, overstuff, overtire, overweary, pall, pant, parrot green, patina green, pea green, peridot, peter out, pickup, plasma, play out, plug, poop, poop out, prostrate, puff, puff and blow, quean, reseda, roarer, rogue, rose quartz, rosinante, ruby, run down, run out, sap green, sapphire, sard, sardonyx, sate, satiate, satisfy, saturate, saucebox, scalawag, screw, sea-water green, serpentine green, shamrock, shrew, sink, slake, slattern, slut, snip, spinel, spinel ruby, stall, stiff, stodge, strumpet, stuff, succumb, supersaturate, surfeit, tart, termagant, terre-verte, tire, tire out, tire to death, topaz, tramp, trull, tucker, turquoise, unman, unnerve, use up, uteromaniac, verd gay, verdant green, verdet, verdigris, virago, viridian, viridine green, vixen, weaken, wear, wear down, wear on, wear out, weary, weigh, wheeze, whistler, whore, wilt, wind, witch
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