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synonyms for jay

  • chump
  • cinch
  • doormat
  • easy pickings
  • easy touch
  • fall guy
  • mark
  • mug
  • patsy
  • pigeon
  • prize sap
  • pushover
  • scapegoat
  • sitting duck
  • soft touch
  • sucker
  • trusting soul
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How to use jay in a sentence

Jay played two seasons for Linn and, after graduating, became a volunteer assistant and then a full-time assistant before going to work in the business office.
AFTER DECADES TOGETHER, JAY MARSH IS SAYING GOOD-BYE, AND GEORGE MASON IS SAYING THANKSJOHN FEINSTEINFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There just wasn’t anything Jay wouldn’t do to make things work.
AFTER DECADES TOGETHER, JAY MARSH IS SAYING GOOD-BYE, AND GEORGE MASON IS SAYING THANKSJOHN FEINSTEINFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There were no cases to hear, so Jay and a colleague began circuit-riding, traveling around the young country to hear cases in lower courts.
CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS, IN YEAR-END REPORT, THANKS JUDICIARY FOR PERFORMANCE DURING PANDEMICROBERT BARNESDECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Jay assigned himself the Eastern Circuit, which included his home state of New York, Roberts wrote.
CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS, IN YEAR-END REPORT, THANKS JUDICIARY FOR PERFORMANCE DURING PANDEMICROBERT BARNESDECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON POST
According to Jay, fat reduction has more to do with your meals than your workouts.
SOME TRAINERS TOUT HIIT AS THE BEST WAY TO BURN BELLY FAT. HERE’S WHAT SCIENCE SAYS.PAM MOOREDECEMBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The local name "Geai" may perhaps have misled him as to the occasional appearance of the Jay.
BIRDS OF GUERNSEY (1879)CECIL SMITH
It would give every jay legisature a show to rough the railroads beautifully.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
The names Jay, Peacock, and Parrott point to showiness and pride and empty talkativeness.
STORIES THAT WORDS TELL USELIZABETH O'NEILL
The Jews are no more God's chosen people than the jay is his chosen bird, or the mosquito his chosen insect.
TYRANNY OF GODJOSEPH LEWIS
Jay staggered back against the wall, then collapsed to the floor.
THE STATUS CIVILIZATIONROBERT SHECKLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JAY

  • chump
  • cinch
  • doormat
  • easy pickings
  • easy touch
  • fall guy
  • jay
  • mark
  • mug
  • patsy
  • pigeon
  • prize sap
  • pushover
  • scapegoat
  • sitting duck
  • soft touch
  • sucker
  • trusting soul
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.